Oleavy Family History

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Oleavy 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: Leavy, Levy, Oley, Gleave, O'leary, Olea, Cleary, Leavey, Leahy

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Oleavy Family Origin

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Oleavy Family Occupations

What did your Oleavy ancestors do for a living?

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

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Oleavy Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 97 census records available for the last name Oleavy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Oleavy 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 46 immigration records available for the last name Oleavy. 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 48 military records available for the last name Oleavy. For the veterans among your Oleavy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Oleavy Life Expectancy

What is the average Oleavy lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Oleavy 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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