Olshan Family History

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Olshan Name Meaning

Shortened form of Olshansky and related names.

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

Similar surnames: Alsman, Holsman, Colahan, Shan, Olean, Olstad, Olsson, Osman, Lohan

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Olshan Family Origin

Where is the Olshan family from?

Olshan Family Occupations

What did your Olshan ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Insurance Clerk and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Olshan. 25% of Olshan men worked as an Insurance Clerk and 67% of Olshan women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Olshan were Representative For Paper Pattern At Publishing Co Travelling and Unpaid Domestic

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Insurance Clerk
  • L C C Clerk
  • Lithophone Labourer Heavy Chemicals
  • Representative For Paper Pattern At Publishing Co Travelling

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Domestic

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

Olshan Historical Records

What Olshan family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 689 census records available for the last name Olshan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Olshan 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 223 immigration records available for the last name Olshan. 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 194 military records available for the last name Olshan. For the veterans among your Olshan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Olshan Life Expectancy

What is the average Olshan lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Olshan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Olshan in 1956 was 52, and 94 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Olshan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Olshan 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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