Ohlman Family History

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Ohlman Name Meaning

Respelling of German Öhlmann or Ohlmann (see Ohlmann). Swedish form of German Ohlmann 1.

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

Similar surnames: Olman, Ohlmann, Rohlman, Wohlman, Ahlman, Calman, Sollman, Allman

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Ohlman Family Origin

Where is the Ohlman family from?

Ohlman Family Occupations

What did your Ohlman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Ohlman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Ohlman's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Clother were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ohlman. A less common occupation for the Ohlman family was Furnishing Goods.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Clother

  • Furnishing Goods


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

Ohlman Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Ohlman Life Expectancy

What is the average Ohlman lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Ohlman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Ohlman in 1958 was 44, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ohlman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ohlman 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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