Omans Family History

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Omans Name Meaning

Scottish and English: patronymic from Oman 2. Possibly an altered spelling of Dutch Oomens, a patronymic from a derivative of a Germanic personal name composed of od ‘property’, ‘possession’ + mari, meri ‘famous’.

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

Similar surnames: Romans, Oman, Emans, Muns, Osman, Evans, Ovens, Mars, Mays, Homans

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Omans Family Origin

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Omans Family Occupations

What did your Omans ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Labourer and Laundress were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Omans. The most common Omans occupation in the UK was Labourer. 50% of Omans's were Labourers.

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  • Labourer

  • Laundress


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

Omans Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Omans. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Omans 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 133 immigration records available for the last name Omans. 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 Omans. For the veterans among your Omans ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Omans Life Expectancy

What is the average Omans lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Omans life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Omans in 1965 was 73, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Omans

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Omans 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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