Ortlieb Family History

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Ortlieb Name Meaning

German: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements ort ‘point’ (of a weapon) + lieb ‘dear’ or lif ‘life’, ‘body’.

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


Similar surnames: Hartlieb, Ortloff, Stieb, Lieb, Gottlieb, Ostler, Ortner, Bortle

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Ortlieb Family Origin

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Ortlieb Family Occupations

What did your Ortlieb ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Brewer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ortlieb. A less common occupation for the Ortlieb family was Carpenter. The most common Ortlieb occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Ortlieb's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Brewer

    8%
  • Carpenter

    8%

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

Ortlieb Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Ortlieb Life Expectancy

What is the average Ortlieb lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Ortlieb life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Ortlieb in 1958 was 62, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ortlieb

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ortlieb 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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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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