Odenweller Family History

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Odenweller Name Meaning

German: variant of Odenwälder, presumably a habitational name for someone from a place named Odenwald.

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


Similar surnames: Detwiler, Appenzeller, Enzweiler, Detweiler, Osweiler, Decelle

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Odenweller Family Origin

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Odenweller Family Occupations

What did your Odenweller ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Odenweller family was Keeps Saloon. The most common Odenweller occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Odenweller's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and House Keeping were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Odenweller.

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • House Keeping

    10%
  • Keeps Saloon

    10%

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

Odenweller Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Odenweller Life Expectancy

What is the average Odenweller lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Odenweller life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Odenweller in 1959 was 51, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Odenweller

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Odenweller 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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