Oberle Family History

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Oberle Name Meaning

from an Alemannic pet form of the personal name Albrecht. topographic name for someone who lived at the upper end of or above a settlement, from Middle High German ober ‘upper one’ + the diminutive suffix -ele.

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


Similar surnames: Ober, Aberle, Abele, Berke, Oberst, Berley, Erle, Oberlin, Sterle

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Oberle Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Oberle name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Oberle. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales

    42%

  • Germanic Europe

    20%

  • Ireland & Scotland

    18%

  • Norway

    4%

  • Eastern Europe & Russia

    3%

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Oberle Family Origin

Where is the Oberle family from?

Oberle Family Occupations

What did your Oberle ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer and Pedlar were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Oberle. The most common Oberle occupation in Canada was Farmer. 50% of Oberle's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Pedlar

    50%

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

Oberle Historical Records

What Oberle family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Oberle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Oberle 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Oberle. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Oberle. For the veterans among your Oberle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Oberle Life Expectancy

What is the average Oberle lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Oberle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Oberle in 1943 was 41, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Oberle

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Oberle 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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