Obier Family History

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Obier Name Meaning

from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements albh ‘elf’ + heri, hari ‘army’. topographic name for someone who lived where white poplars grew, from Latin albarius, a derivative of albus ‘white’.

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

Similar surnames: Oster, Lier, Ober, Ogier, Osier, Laier, Obie, Bier, Omer, Opper

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Obier Family Origin

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Obier Family Occupations

What did your Obier ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Maintainance Fitter Chemical and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Obier.

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Maintainance Fitter Chemical

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Obier Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Obier. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Obier 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 64 immigration records available for the last name Obier. 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 355 military records available for the last name Obier. For the veterans among your Obier ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Obier Life Expectancy

What is the average Obier lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Obier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Obier in 1951 was 32, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Obier

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Obier 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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