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Ohrdorf Family History

Ohrdorf 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: Oberdorf, Overdorf, Orndorf, Burdorf, Shroff, Kasdorf, Orloff

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Where is the Ohrdorf family from?

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

What did your Ohrdorf ancestors do for a living?

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

What Ohrdorf family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 15 census records available for the last name Ohrdorf. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ohrdorf 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 29 immigration records available for the last name Ohrdorf. 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 28 military records available for the last name Ohrdorf. For the veterans among your Ohrdorf ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Ohrdorf lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2000, in the United States, Ohrdorf life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Ohrdorf in 1963 was 70, and 78 in 2000.

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