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Ogam Family History

Ogam 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: Ogas, Ogan, Oram, Ham, Ram, Gal, Omar, Alam, Adam, Gay

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Where is the Ogam family from?

You can see how Ogam families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Ogam family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Ogam families were found in USA in 1880. In 1891 there were 4 Ogam families living in Lancashire. This was 100% of all the recorded Ogam's in United Kingdom. Lancashire had the highest population of Ogam families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Ogam surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Ogam ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 97 census records available for the last name Ogam. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ogam 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 8 immigration records available for the last name Ogam. 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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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Ogam. For the veterans among your Ogam ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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