Olivar Family History

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Olivar Name Meaning

Spanish and Asturian-Leonese: topographic name meaning ‘place of olives’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Oliva, Olivas, Bolivar, Olivo, Oliver, Livas, Vivar, Olivera, Olivero

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Olivar Family Origin

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Olivar Family Occupations

What did your Olivar ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Olivar occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Olivar's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Olivar. A less common occupation for the Olivar family was At Home.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • At Home


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

Olivar Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Olivar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Olivar 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 876 immigration records available for the last name Olivar. 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 450 military records available for the last name Olivar. For the veterans among your Olivar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Olivar Life Expectancy

What is the average Olivar lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Olivar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Olivar in 1942 was 34, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Olivar

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Olivar 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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