Olano Family History

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Olano Name Meaning

Basque: habitational name from Olano in the Basque province of Araba, so named from ola ‘forge’, ‘ironworks’ + the diminutive suffix -no.

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

Similar surnames: Llano, Solano, Bolanos, Oland, Molano, Aliano, Soland, Ocana, Lago

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Olano Family Origin

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Olano Family Occupations

What did your Olano ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farm Labor and Chanber Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Olano. 14% of Olano men worked as a Farm Labor and 25% of Olano women worked as a Chanber Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Olano were Chief Adjuster and Waitress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farm Labor
  • Bishop
  • Camp Cook
  • Chief Adjuster

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Chanber Maid
  • Farm Labor
  • Saleslady
  • Waitress

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Olano Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Olano. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Olano 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Olano. 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 192 military records available for the last name Olano. For the veterans among your Olano ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Olano Life Expectancy

What is the average Olano lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Olano life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Olano in 1956 was 49, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Olano

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Olano 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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