Olearey Family History

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Olearey 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: O'leary, Cleary, Leavey, Leary, Leakey, Clarey, Leahey, Clare, Fleury

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Olearey Family Origin

Where is the Olearey family from?

Olearey Family Occupations

What did your Olearey ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Olearey occupation in the USA was Laborer. 67% of Olearey's were Laborers. Laborer and Plasterer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Olearey.

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  • Laborer

  • Plasterer


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

Olearey Historical Records

What Olearey family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 458 census records available for the last name Olearey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Olearey 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 69 immigration records available for the last name Olearey. 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 28 military records available for the last name Olearey. For the veterans among your Olearey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Olearey Life Expectancy

What is the average Olearey lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Olearey 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 Olearey

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