Ohlendorf Family History

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Ohlendorf Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of several places in Lower Saxony, or possibly a topographic name, a reduced form of Oldendorf ‘old village’, denoting a former settlement or the oldest part of a settlement.

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


Similar surnames: Oberdorf, Hilgendorf, Ostendorf, Schoendorf, Overdorf, Altendorf

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Ohlendorf Family Origin

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Ohlendorf Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Baker

    4%
  • Brick Layer

    4%
  • Bricklayer

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Baker and Brick Layer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ohlendorf. A less common occupation for the Ohlendorf family was Bricklayer. The most common Ohlendorf occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Ohlendorf's were Farmers.

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Ohlendorf Historical Records

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Ohlendorf Life Expectancy

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