Oberhaus Family History

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Oberhaus Name Meaning

German: habitational name from either of two places named Oberhaus, in Rhineland and Bavaria, or a variant of Oberhausen.

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

Similar surnames: Oberhauser, Obenhaus, Oberhausen, Neuhaus, Osterhaus, Gelhaus, Bernau

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Oberhaus Family Origin

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Oberhaus Family Occupations

What did your Oberhaus ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Oberhaus occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Oberhaus's were Farmers. Farmer, Clerk and Engineer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Oberhaus. A less common occupation for the Oberhaus family was Salesman.

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  • Farmer

  • Clerk

  • Engineer

  • Salesman


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

Oberhaus Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Oberhaus. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Oberhaus 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 157 immigration records available for the last name Oberhaus. 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 767 military records available for the last name Oberhaus. For the veterans among your Oberhaus ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Oberhaus Life Expectancy

What is the average Oberhaus lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Oberhaus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Oberhaus in 1949 was 66, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Oberhaus

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Oberhaus 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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