Oleany Family History

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Oleany 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: Olean, Albany, Olan, Olen, Oley, Lean, Leano, O'leary, Oldani, Olea

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Oleany Family Origin

Where is the Oleany family from?

Oleany Family Occupations

What did your Oleany ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Oleany occupation in the USA was Works In Wire Mill. 100% of Oleany's were Works In Wire Mills.

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  • Works In Wire Mill


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

Oleany Historical Records

What Oleany family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 313 census records available for the last name Oleany. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Oleany 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 62 immigration records available for the last name Oleany. 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 30 military records available for the last name Oleany. For the veterans among your Oleany ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Oleany Life Expectancy

What is the average Oleany lifespan?

Average Oleany life expectancy in 2001 was 88 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 74.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Oleany

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Oleany 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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