Ooley Family History

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Ooley Name Meaning

Possibly an Americanized spelling of German Uhle.

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


Similar surnames: Coley, Cooley, Gooley, Egley, Robley, Otley, Onley, Goley, Roley

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Ooley Family Origin

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Ooley Family Occupations

What did your Ooley ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ooley. A less common occupation for the Ooley family was Keeping House. The most common Ooley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Ooley's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Farm Laborer

    14%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Keeping House

    10%

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

Ooley Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Ooley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ooley census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Ooley

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Ooley. 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 Ooley. For the veterans among your Ooley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ooley Life Expectancy

What is the average Ooley lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Ooley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Ooley in 1962 was 70, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ooley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ooley 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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