Oleander Family History

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Oleander 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: Olander, Leander, Olender, Alexander, Lander, Bolander, Leader

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Oleander Family Origin

Where is the Oleander family from?

Oleander Family Occupations

What did your Oleander ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Conductor and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Oleander. 17% of Oleander men worked as a Conductor and 50% of Oleander women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Oleander were Laborer and Packer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Conductor
    17%
  • Delivery Man
    17%
  • Farming
    17%
  • Laborer
    17%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    50%
  • Packer
    50%

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

Oleander Historical Records

What Oleander family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 207 census records available for the last name Oleander. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Oleander 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 27 immigration records available for the last name Oleander. 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 14 military records available for the last name Oleander. For the veterans among your Oleander ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Oleander Life Expectancy

What is the average Oleander lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Oleander 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Oleander

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