Ouren Family History

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Ouren Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from a farm named Auren in Toten, named with Old Norse aurr ‘gravel’ + vin ‘meadow’.

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


Similar surnames: Uren, Oren, Buren, Oen, Duren, Olsen, Ohren, Osen, Burden, Olden

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Ouren Family Origin

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Ouren Family Occupations

What did your Ouren ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Laborer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Ouren. 22% of Ouren men worked as a Farmer and 12% of Ouren women worked as a Laborer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ouren were Truck Driver and Housework

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    22%
  • Laborer
    8%
  • Salesman
    6%
  • Truck Driver
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    12%
  • Bookkeeper
    6%
  • Housekeeper
    6%
  • Housework
    6%

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

Ouren Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Ouren. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ouren 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 140 immigration records available for the last name Ouren. 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 115 military records available for the last name Ouren. For the veterans among your Ouren ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ouren Life Expectancy

What is the average Ouren lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Ouren life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Ouren in 1955 was 51, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ouren

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ouren 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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