Ohara Name Meaning

Japanese (Ohara): ‘large plain’; a common place name, mostly found as a surname in western and west-central Japan. Listed in the Shinsen shojiroku.

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


Similar surnames: Hara, Obara, Ozawa, Kihara, Tahara, Haga, Uehara, Okawa, Osada, Hora

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Ohara Family Origin

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Ohara Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Labourer

    6%
  • Scholar

    5%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Ohara family was Scholar. The most common Ohara occupation in Canada was Farmer. 38% of Ohara's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ohara.

Source: Census data for Ohara | Data not to scale

Ohara Historical Records

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Ohara Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Ohara life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Ohara in 1944 was 34, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ohara

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