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O'hern Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of O’Hearn.

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

Similar surnames: O'hearn, Hern, O'hora, Matern, Sheron, Shera, Scherz, Kohen, O'harra

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Where is the O'hern family from?

You can see how O'hern families moved over time by selecting different census years. The O'hern family name was found in the USA, and Scotland between 1880 and 1920. The most O'hern families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 163 O'hern families living in Massachusetts. This was about 36% of all the recorded O'hern's in the USA. Massachusetts had the highest population of O'hern families in 1880.
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What did your O'hern ancestors do for a living?

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Census Records

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name O'hern. Like a window into their day-to-day life, O'hern census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name O'hern. 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 Cards

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name O'hern. For the veterans among your O'hern ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average O'hern lifespan?

Between 1998 and 2003, in the United States, O'hern life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for O'hern in 1998 was 31, and 56 in 2003.

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