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Olcen Family History

Olcen 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: Olsen, Olen, Olden, Allen, Nolen, Offen, Ellen, Osten, Holten, Oren

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Where is the Olcen family from?

You can see how Olcen families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Olcen family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Olcen families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 2 Olcen families living in New York. This was 100% of all the recorded Olcen's in USA. New York had the highest population of Olcen families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Olcen surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Olcen ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 106 census records available for the last name Olcen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Olcen 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 107 immigration records available for the last name Olcen. 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 3 military records available for the last name Olcen. For the veterans among your Olcen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Olcen lifespan?

Average Olcen life expectancy in 1995 was 63 years. This was lower than the general public life expectancy which was 73.

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