Olah Name Meaning

Hungarian (Oláh): ethnic name from Hungarian oláh ‘Romanian’, old form volách, from vlach ‘Italian’, ‘speaker of a Romance language’. See also Vlach.

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


Similar surnames: Vlad, Colao, Law, Ulan, Oles, Cola, Lau, Olan, Glad, Ola

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Olah Family Origin

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Olah Family Occupations

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  • Hunter & Fisherman

    100%

In 1881, the most common Olah occupation in Canada was Hunter & Fisherman. 100% of Olah's were Hunter & Fishermans.

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Olah Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1948 and 2004, Olah life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Olah in 1948 was 40, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Olah

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