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Oeynhausen Family History

Oeynhausen 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: Gehlhausen, Oberhausen, Wellhausen, Feldhausen, Obenhaus, Leithauser

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Where is the Oeynhausen family from?

You can see how Oeynhausen families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Oeynhausen family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there was 1 Oeynhausen family living in New York. This was 100% of all the recorded Oeynhausen's in USA. New York had the highest population of Oeynhausen families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Oeynhausen surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Oeynhausen ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 36 census records available for the last name Oeynhausen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Oeynhausen 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 18 immigration records available for the last name Oeynhausen. 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 466 military records available for the last name Oeynhausen. For the veterans among your Oeynhausen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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