Oles Name Meaning

Polish (Oles): from a pet form of the personal name Oleksander (see Alexander) or Oleksy (see Alexis). Hungarian (Öles): nickname for a strong or big man from öles ‘strong’, ‘well-built’.

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


Similar surnames: Olek, Ales, Les, Toles, Ries, Orel, Olen, Roles, Doles, Joles

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Oles Family Origin

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Oles Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Oles family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Oles. The most common Oles occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Oles's were Farmers.

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Oles Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1949 and 2004, Oles life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Oles in 1949 was 47, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Oles

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