Ohs Name Meaning

Swedish and North German: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Ohm, Oss, Ohl, Ohms, Vohs, Mohs, Ochs, Rohs, Yohn, Bohr

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Ohs Family Origin

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Ohs Family Occupations

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In 1880, agent Fire Ins. Co. and Brick Layer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Ohs. The most common Ohs occupation in the USA was Agent Fire Ins. Co.. 33% of Ohs's were Agent Fire Ins. Co.s. A less common occupation for the Ohs family was Evangelical Minister.

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  • Agent Fire Ins. Co.

    33%
  • Brick Layer

    33%
  • Evangelical Minister

    33%

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Ohs Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Ohs Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2003, in the United States, Ohs life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Ohs in 1958 was 60, and 66 in 2003.

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