Oriol Family History

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Oriol Name Meaning

Catalan: from the old personal name Oriol (from Latin Aureolus), or in some cases possibly a nickname from Catalan oriol ‘oriole’ (likewise from Latin aureolus ‘golden’), denoting someone thought to resemble the bird. French: nickname, possibly for a flamboyant dresser or sweet singer, from oriol, oriel ‘oriole’, a species of bird of which the male has bright yellow and black plumage.

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


Similar surnames: Orso, Prior, Priolo, Brill, Oros, Koziol, Grill, Orton, Prill, Ori

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Oriol Family Origin

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Oriol Family Occupations

What did your Oriol ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Chocolate Maker and Timber Measurer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Oriol. The most common Oriol occupation in the USA was Chocolate Maker. 50% of Oriol's were Chocolate Makers.

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  • Chocolate Maker

    50%
  • Timber Measurer

    50%

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Oriol Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Oriol Life Expectancy

What is the average Oriol lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Oriol life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Oriol in 1962 was 32, and 86 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Oriol 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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