O'hare Family History

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O'hare Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hAichir ‘descendant of Aichear’ (see Hare).

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

Similar surnames: O'hara, Hare, O'haver, O'mara, O'hearn, O'hair, O'kane, O'gara

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O'hare Family Origin

Where is the O'hare family from?

O'hare Family Occupations

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

In 1881, a less common occupation for the O'hare family was Bricklayer. Labourer, Dock Labourer and Carter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by O'hare. The most common O'hare occupation in the UK was Labourer. 9% of O'hare's were Labourers.

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  • Labourer

  • Dock Labourer

  • Carter

  • Bricklayer


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

O'hare Historical Records

What O'hare family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 46,000 census records available for the last name O'hare. Like a window into their day-to-day life, O'hare 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 13,000 immigration records available for the last name O'hare. 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 7,000 military records available for the last name O'hare. For the veterans among your O'hare ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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O'hare Life Expectancy

What is the average O'hare lifespan?

Between 1996 and 2004, in the United States, O'hare life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for O'hare in 1996 was 60, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for O'hare

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your O'hare 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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