O'hara Family History

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O'hara Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hEaghra ‘descendant of Eaghra’, a personal name of uncertain derivation.

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


Similar surnames: O'gara, O'mara, O'hare, O'hearn, O'hagan, O'haver, Shera, O'hair

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O'hara Family Origin

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O'hara Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Servant

    12%
  • Labourer

    9%
  • Laborer

    6%

In 1881, Farmer, Servant and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by O'hara. The most common O'hara occupation in Canada was Farmer. 27% of O'hara's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the O'hara family was Laborer.

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O'hara Historical Records

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O'hara Life Expectancy

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