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Oheeley Family History

Oheeley 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: Wheeley, Sheeley, Cheeley, Henley, Seeley, Wheeler, Healey, Keeley

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Where is the Oheeley family from?

You can see how Oheeley families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Oheeley family name was found in the USA in 1840. In 1840 there was 1 Oheeley family living in New York. This was 100% of all the recorded Oheeley's in USA. New York had the highest population of Oheeley families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Oheeley surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Oheeley ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 3 census records available for the last name Oheeley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Oheeley census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1 immigration records available for the last name Oheeley. 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 Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Oheeley. For the veterans among your Oheeley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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