O'brion Family History

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O'brion Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of O’Brien.

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

Similar surnames: O'brian, O'bryon, O'bryan, O'briant, Brien, O'brien, Brian, O'quin

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O'brion Family Origin

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O'brion Family Occupations

What did your O'brion ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Hairdresser (retired) were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named O'brion. 30% of O'brion men worked as a General Labourer and 17% of O'brion women worked as a Hairdresser (retired). Some less common occupations for Americans named O'brion were Farm Labourer (potato Picker) and Shop Assistant (fish Fr)

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Brazer Copper brass
  • Bricklayers Labourer
  • Farm Labourer (potato Picker)

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Hairdresser (retired)
  • Kitchenmaid
  • Parlourmaid
  • Shop Assistant (fish Fr)

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

O'brion Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name O'brion. Like a window into their day-to-day life, O'brion 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 994 immigration records available for the last name O'brion. 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 778 military records available for the last name O'brion. For the veterans among your O'brion ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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O'brion Life Expectancy

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your O'brion 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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