O'hara Family History

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O'hara Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hEaghra ‘descendant of Eaghra’, a personal name of uncertain derivation.

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


Similar surnames: O'gara, O'mara, O'hare, O'hearn, O'hagan, O'haver, Shera, O'hair

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O'hara Family Origin

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O'hara Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    7%
  • Coal Miner

    2%
  • Hawker

    2%
  • Housekeeper

    2%

In 1881, Labourer, Coal Miner and Hawker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by O'hara. The most common O'hara occupation in the UK was Labourer. 7% of O'hara's were Labourers. A less common occupation for the O'hara family was Housekeeper.

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O'hara Historical Records

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O'hara Life Expectancy

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