Oles Family History

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Oles Name Meaning

Polish (Oles): from a pet form of the personal name Oleksander (see Alexander) or Oleksy (see Alexis). Hungarian (Öles): nickname for a strong or big man from öles ‘strong’, ‘well-built’.

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


Similar surnames: Olek, Ales, Les, Toles, Ries, Orel, Olen, Roles, Doles, Joles

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Oles Family Origin

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Oles Family Occupations

What did your Oles ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farming was the top reported job for people in the CA named Oles.

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farming
    100%

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Oles Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Oles. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Oles 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 922 immigration records available for the last name Oles. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Oles. For the veterans among your Oles ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Oles Life Expectancy

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Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Oles life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Oles in 1949 was 47, and 79 in 2004.

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