Orne Family History

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Orne Name Meaning

Swedish (Örne): variant of Orn. French: topographic name from the river or department of this name.

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


Similar surnames: Borne, Orme, Corne, Arne, Ore, Horne, Porte, Orn, Horner, Brue

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Orne Family Origin

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Orne Family Occupations

What did your Orne ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Orne. 24% of Orne men worked as a Laborer and 37% of Orne women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Orne were Farmer and Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    24%
  • Salesman
    19%
  • Machinist
    14%
  • Farmer
    14%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    37%
  • Housekeeper
    28%
  • New Worker
    19%
  • Teacher
    19%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Orne Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Orne. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Orne 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 944 immigration records available for the last name Orne. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Orne. For the veterans among your Orne ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Orne Life Expectancy

What is the average Orne lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Orne life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Orne in 1953 was 52, and 77 in 2004.

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