Olforth Family History

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Olforth 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: Forth, Goforth, Alworth, Wolfarth, North, Fort, Worth, Walworth

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Olforth Family Origin

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Olforth Family Occupations

What did your Olforth ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Olforth occupation in the USA was Hostler & Driver. 100% of Olforth's were Hostler & Drivers.

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  • Hostler & Driver

    100%

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

Olforth Historical Records

What Olforth family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 6 census records available for the last name Olforth. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Olforth 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Olforth. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Olforth. For the veterans among your Olforth ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Olforth Life Expectancy

What is the average Olforth lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Olforth 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 Olforth

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