Olvera Family History

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Olvera Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from Olvera in Cádiz province.

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


Similar surnames: Olivero, Tavera, Olivera, Oliveras, Vera, Lovera, Rivera, Olea

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Olvera Family Origin

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Olvera Family Occupations

What did your Olvera ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Olvera. 62% of Olvera men worked as a Laborer and 36% of Olvera women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Olvera were Truck Driver and Sorter

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    62%
  • Carpenter
    6%
  • Farm Hand
    4%
  • Truck Driver
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
    36%
  • Laundress
    22%
  • Teacher
    15%
  • Sorter
    15%

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

Olvera Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 14,000 census records available for the last name Olvera. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Olvera 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Olvera. 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 861 military records available for the last name Olvera. For the veterans among your Olvera ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Olvera Life Expectancy

What is the average Olvera lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Olvera life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Olvera in 1959 was 57, and 67 in 2004.

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