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Olander Name Meaning

Swedish: habitational name for someone from the island of Öland, or possibly a respelling of Ålander, a habitational name for someone from the island of Åland.

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


Similar surnames: Lander, Bolander, Oland, Lande, Gander, Glander, Brander, Planer

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Olander Family Origin

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Olander Family Occupations

What did your Olander ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Builder

    3%

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In 1880, the most common Olander occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Olander's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Olander. A less common occupation for the Olander family was Builder.

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Olander Historical Records

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Olander Life Expectancy

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Famous Olander Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)

Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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