Oiler Family History

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Oiler Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Oyler. Possibly a respelling of German Euler.

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

Similar surnames: Siler, Osler, Oyler, Filer, Iler, Oller, Eiler, Wimer, Hiner, Oler

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Oiler Family Origin

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Oiler Family Occupations

What did your Oiler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Oiler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Oiler's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Oiler family was Collier. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Oiler.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Collier


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

Oiler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Oiler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Oiler 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 212 immigration records available for the last name Oiler. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Oiler. For the veterans among your Oiler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Oiler Life Expectancy

What is the average Oiler lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Oiler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Oiler in 1958 was 61, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Oiler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Oiler 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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