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Oheman Family History

Oheman 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: Ohlman, Heman, Ohman, Coleman, Osman, Oman, Roseman, Neman, Orman

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Where is the Oheman family from?

You can see how Oheman families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Oheman family name was found in the USA, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Oheman families were found in USA in 1840, USA in 1920, and Scotland in 1901. In 1901 there was 1 Oheman family living in Ayrshire. This was 100% of all the recorded Oheman's in Scotland. Ayrshire had the highest population of Oheman families in 1901.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Oheman surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Oheman ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the USA named Oheman. 50% of Oheman men worked as a Laborer. .

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

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    50%
  • Farming
    50%
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Census Records

There are 52 census records available for the last name Oheman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Oheman 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 2 immigration records available for the last name Oheman. 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 4 military records available for the last name Oheman. For the veterans among your Oheman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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