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Oenes Family History

Oenes Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Benes, Denes, Enes, Oines, Hoenes, Henes, Ownes, Lees, Hees, Hines

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Where is the Oenes family from?

You can see how Oenes families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Oenes family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1911 and 1920. The most Oenes families were found in USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 2 Oenes families living in Illinois. This was about 67% of all the recorded Oenes's in USA. Illinois had the highest population of Oenes families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Oenes surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Oenes ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 85 census records available for the last name Oenes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Oenes census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 80 immigration records available for the last name Oenes. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 32 military records available for the last name Oenes. For the veterans among your Oenes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Oenes lifespan?

Between 1965 and 1998, in the United States, Oenes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Oenes in 1965 was 73, and 79 in 1998.

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