Ohlsson Family History

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Ohlsson Name Meaning

Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Olaf (see Olsen).

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

Similar surnames: Olsson, Ohlson, Nilsson, Hasson, Larsson, Classon, Ottoson, Okeson

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Ohlsson Family Origin

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Ohlsson Family Occupations

What did your Ohlsson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Ohlsson occupation in the USA was Civel Engineer. 33% of Ohlsson's were Civel Engineers. Civel Engineer and Farmer. C. Auditor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Ohlsson. A less common occupation for the Ohlsson family was Jeweler.

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  • Civel Engineer

  • Farmer. C. Auditor

  • Jeweler


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

Ohlsson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Ohlsson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ohlsson 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Ohlsson. 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 281 military records available for the last name Ohlsson. For the veterans among your Ohlsson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ohlsson Life Expectancy

What is the average Ohlsson lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Ohlsson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Ohlsson in 1948 was 59, and 92 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ohlsson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ohlsson 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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