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Ottenbacher Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from either of two places (in Baden-Württemberg and Saxony) named Ottenbach.

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


Similar surnames: Offenbacher, Steinbacher, Bollenbacher, Fehrenbacher, Feuerbacher

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Ottenbacher Family Origin

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Ottenbacher Family Occupations

What did your Ottenbacher ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Blacksmith and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Ottenbacher. The most common Ottenbacher occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 50% of Ottenbacher's were Blacksmiths.

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  • Blacksmith

    50%
  • Farmer

    50%

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

Ottenbacher Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Ottenbacher Life Expectancy

What is the average Ottenbacher lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Ottenbacher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Ottenbacher in 1954 was 38, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ottenbacher

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ottenbacher 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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