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Oblinger Name Meaning

Swiss German: habitational name for someone from Oblikon, near Zürich. possibly a variant of Obleier ‘almoner’, someone who was in charge of the so-called obleie ‘alms’, contributions for spiritual purposes, from Late Latin oblegium ‘offering’.

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


Similar surnames: Olinger, Ohlinger, Bollinger, Ottinger, Obringer, Oplinger, Ellinger

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Oblinger Family Origin

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Oblinger Family Occupations

What did your Oblinger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Editor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Oblinger. The most common Oblinger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Oblinger's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Oblinger family was Farm Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Editor

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%

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Oblinger Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Oblinger Life Expectancy

What is the average Oblinger lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Oblinger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Oblinger in 1950 was 35, and 84 in 2004.

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