Oehlerking Family History

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Oehlerking Name Meaning

German (Öhlerking): patronymic from the personal name Öhlerke, a derivative of Ohlerich (a variant of Ulrich).

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


Similar surnames: Herring, Deitering, Dierking, Elfering, Herling, Gerberding, Behring

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Oehlerking Family Origin

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Oehlerking Family Occupations

What did your Oehlerking ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Dealer In Realestate were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Oehlerking. The most common Oehlerking occupation in the USA was Farmer. 80% of Oehlerking's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    80%
  • Dealer In Realestate

    20%

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

Oehlerking Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Oehlerking Life Expectancy

What is the average Oehlerking lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Oehlerking life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Oehlerking in 1966 was 77, and 49 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Oehlerking

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Oehlerking 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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