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Ogbom Family History

Ogbom 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: Odom, Ogborn, Grom, Ogdon, Osbon, Ollom, Croom, Guo, Bo, Bow

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Where is the Ogbom family from?

You can see how Ogbom families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Ogbom family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Ogbom families were found in USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 7 Ogbom families living in New Jersey. This was 100% of all the recorded Ogbom's in USA. New Jersey had the highest population of Ogbom families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Ogbom surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

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

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Census Records

There are 127 census records available for the last name Ogbom. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ogbom 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Ogbom. 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 2 military records available for the last name Ogbom. For the veterans among your Ogbom ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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