Ohnemus Family History

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Ohnemus Name Meaning

South German: reduced form of the personal name Hieronymus (see Jerome).

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

Similar surnames: Lohnes, Theus, Ehnes, Helmus, Remus, Demus, Heis, Thiess, Rhynes

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Ohnemus Family Origin

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Ohnemus Family Occupations

What did your Ohnemus ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Bakery and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ohnemus. The most common Ohnemus occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Ohnemus's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ohnemus family was Wheelwright.

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  • Farmer

  • Bakery

  • Keeping House

  • Wheelwright


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

Ohnemus Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Ohnemus. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ohnemus 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 151 immigration records available for the last name Ohnemus. 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 378 military records available for the last name Ohnemus. For the veterans among your Ohnemus ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ohnemus Life Expectancy

What is the average Ohnemus lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Ohnemus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Ohnemus in 1963 was 66, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ohnemus

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ohnemus 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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