Olman Family History

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Olman Name Meaning

Respelling of German Ölmann, a variant of Ohlmann; possibly also a Jewish variant of the same name.

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

Similar surnames: Kolman, Osman, Wolman, Alman, Dolman, Elman, Ulman, Ohlman, Orman

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Olman Family Origin

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Olman Family Occupations

What did your Olman ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Manufacturing W r Corse and Retail Corsetiere were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Olman.

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Manufacturing W r Corse

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Retail Corsetiere

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Olman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Olman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Olman 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 777 immigration records available for the last name Olman. 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 347 military records available for the last name Olman. For the veterans among your Olman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Olman Life Expectancy

What is the average Olman lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Olman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Olman in 1965 was 70, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Olman

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