Opiela Family History

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Opiela Name Meaning

Polish: occupational name for a gardener, from an agent derivative of opielac ‘to weed’.

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


Similar surnames: Piela, Pelak, Zieba, Biela, Opalka, Popiel, Canela, Oliva, Pilat

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Opiela Family Origin

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Opiela Family Occupations

What did your Opiela ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Opiela occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Opiela's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    100%

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

Opiela Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Opiela Life Expectancy

What is the average Opiela lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Opiela life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Opiela in 1954 was 34, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Opiela

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Opiela 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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