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Ogbin Family History

Ogbin 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: Orbin, Sabin, Albin, Lubin, Rubin, Babin, Dubin, Tobin, Aubin, Olin

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Where is the Ogbin family from?

You can see how Ogbin families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Ogbin family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Ogbin families were found in USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 7 Ogbin families living in Iowa. This was about 64% of all the recorded Ogbin's in USA. Iowa had the highest population of Ogbin families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Ogbin surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Ogbin ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the USA named Ogbin. 100% of Ogbin men worked as a Laborer. .

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

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
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Census Records

There are 237 census records available for the last name Ogbin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ogbin 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 5 immigration records available for the last name Ogbin. 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 55 military records available for the last name Ogbin. For the veterans among your Ogbin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Ogbin lifespan?

Between 1969 and 2004, in the United States, Ogbin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Ogbin in 1969 was 78, and 70 in 2004.

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