O'bear Family History

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O'bear Name Meaning

Irish: probably a variant of O’Berry.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: O'bar, O'lear, O'meara, O'rear, O'neal, Bear, O'barr, Lear, Greear

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O'bear Family Origin

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O'bear Family Occupations

What did your O'bear ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Hotel Keeper and Tailor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by O'bear. The most common O'bear occupation in the USA was Hotel Keeper. 50% of O'bear's were Hotel Keepers.

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  • Hotel Keeper

    50%
  • Tailor

    50%

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O'bear Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name O'bear. Like a window into their day-to-day life, O'bear census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name O'bear. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name O'bear. For the veterans among your O'bear ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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O'bear Life Expectancy

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your O'bear ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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Famous O'bear Family

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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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