O'boyle Family History

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O'boyle Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Baoighill ‘descendant of Baoigheall’ (see Boyle).

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


Similar surnames: O'toole, Boyle, Doyle, Hoyle, O'byrne, Boyce, Bole, Bogle, Boyll

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O'boyle Family Origin

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O'boyle Family Occupations

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

In 1880, the most common O'boyle occupation in the USA was Laborer. 18% of O'boyle's were Laborers. Laborer, Miner and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by O'boyle. A less common occupation for the O'boyle family was Keeping House.

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  • Laborer

    18%
  • Miner

    15%
  • Farmer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    5%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your O'boyle ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

O'boyle Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name O'boyle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, O'boyle 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'boyle. 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'boyle. For the veterans among your O'boyle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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O'boyle Life Expectancy

What is the average O'boyle lifespan?

Between 1988 and 2004, in the United States, O'boyle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for O'boyle in 1988 was 63, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for O'boyle

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your O'boyle 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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