Ohle Family History

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Ohle Name Meaning

nickname from Middle High German olt ‘old’, dialect öl. habitational name from a place named Ohl(e), or a topographic name from Middle Low German ol ‘mud’.

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

Similar surnames: Ohl, Ohler, Bohle, Ihle, Ogle, Sale, Pohle, Mele, Fowle, Pyle

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Ohle Family Origin

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Ohle Family Occupations

What did your Ohle ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Butcher and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ohle. The most common Ohle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Ohle's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ohle family was Shoemaker.

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  • Farmer

  • Butcher

  • Laborer

  • Shoemaker


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

Ohle Historical Records

What Ohle family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Ohle Life Expectancy

What is the average Ohle lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Ohle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Ohle in 1957 was 46, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ohle

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ohle 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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