Orand Family History

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Orand Name Meaning

French: variant of Oran.

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

Similar surnames: Grand, Arand, Oran, Orland, Morand, Orban, Garand, Brand, Ormand

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Orand Family Origin

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Orand Family Occupations

What did your Orand ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Orand occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Orand's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Orand family was Merchant. Farmer, Livery Stable and Living Stable Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Orand.

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  • Farmer

  • Livery Stable

  • Living Stable Keeper

  • Merchant


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

Orand Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Orand Life Expectancy

What is the average Orand lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Orand life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Orand in 1965 was 78, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Orand

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Orand 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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