O'learry Family History

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O'learry Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: O'leary, O'berry, O'lear, Cleary, O'hearn, O'barr, Leary, O'mary

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O'learry Family Origin

Where is the O'learry family from?

O'learry Family Occupations

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

In 1880, the most common O'learry occupation in the USA was Laborer. 50% of O'learry's were Laborers. Laborer and Wood Turner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by O'learry.

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  • Laborer

  • Wood Turner


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

O'learry Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 155 census records available for the last name O'learry. Like a window into their day-to-day life, O'learry 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 15 immigration records available for the last name O'learry. 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 14 military records available for the last name O'learry. For the veterans among your O'learry ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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O'learry Life Expectancy

What is the average O'learry lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your O'learry 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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