Oplinger Family History

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Oplinger Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Swiss German Oblinger.

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

Similar surnames: Oblinger, Olinger, Ollinger, Oppliger, Pliner, Bolinger, Ottinger

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Oplinger Family Origin

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Oplinger Family Occupations

What did your Oplinger ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Oplinger. 20% of Oplinger men worked as a Laborer and 40% of Oplinger women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Oplinger were Miner and Laundress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Clerk
  • Miner

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
  • Clerk
  • Saleslady
  • Laundress

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

Oplinger Historical Records

What Oplinger family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Oplinger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Oplinger 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 78 immigration records available for the last name Oplinger. 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 759 military records available for the last name Oplinger. For the veterans among your Oplinger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Oplinger Life Expectancy

What is the average Oplinger lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Oplinger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Oplinger in 1955 was 54, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Oplinger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Oplinger 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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