Ohrt Family History

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Ohrt Name Meaning

from a short form of a Germanic personal name composed with a cognate of Old Saxon ort ‘point’, ‘sharp weapon’. topographic name for someone who lived in a nook or on a corner, Middle Low German ort, or a habitational name from any of several places in Oldenburg named Ohrt.

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


Similar surnames: Ort, Oest, Ott, Ohl, Ord, Mohr, Ohr, Ahr, Rohr, Port

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Ohrt Family Origin

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Ohrt Family Occupations

What did your Ohrt ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Cigar Maker and Day Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ohrt. A less common occupation for the Ohrt family was Grocer. The most common Ohrt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Ohrt's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Cigar Maker

    7%
  • Day Laborer

    7%
  • Grocer

    7%

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

Ohrt Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Ohrt Life Expectancy

What is the average Ohrt lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Ohrt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Ohrt in 1960 was 55, and 52 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ohrt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ohrt 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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