Oleson Family History

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Oleson Name Meaning

Dutch: patronymic from O(e)le (see Olen). Americanized spelling of Olsen.

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

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Oleson Family Origin

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Oleson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Farming

    3%

In 1880, the most common Oleson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Oleson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Oleson family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Oleson.

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Oleson Historical Records

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Oleson Life Expectancy

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