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Ohlfert Family History

Ohlfert 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: Ohler, Wilfert, Ehlert, Oehlert, Wohlert, Ahlert, Wolfert, Olbert

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Where is the Ohlfert family from?

You can see how Ohlfert families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Ohlfert family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there was 1 Ohlfert family living in Indiana. This was about 50% of all the recorded Ohlfert's in USA. Indiana and 1 other state had the highest population of Ohlfert families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Ohlfert surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Ohlfert ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 16 census records available for the last name Ohlfert. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ohlfert 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 3 immigration records available for the last name Ohlfert. 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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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Ohlfert. For the veterans among your Ohlfert ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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