O'bear Family History

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O'bear Name Meaning

Irish: probably a variant of O’Berry.

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

Similar surnames: O'bar, O'lear, O'meara, O'rear, O'neal, Bear, O'barr, Lear, Greear

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O'bear Family Origin

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O'bear Family Occupations

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In 1939, Call Se Pa and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named O'bear. 50% of O'bear men worked as a Call Se Pa and 60% of O'bear women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named O'bear were Caremaker Of Cremrman and Teacher Retired

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Call Se Pa
  • Caremaker Of Cremrman

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Mc Cashier Cleaner
  • Teacher Retired

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

O'bear Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name O'bear. Like a window into their day-to-day life, O'bear 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 145 immigration records available for the last name O'bear. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 328 military records available for the last name O'bear. For the veterans among your O'bear ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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O'bear Life Expectancy

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