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Ogbura Family History

Ogbura 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: Ogura, Ogburn, Gura, Okura, Omura, Obara, Ogborn, Gbur, Cogburn

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Where is the Ogbura family from?

You can see how Ogbura families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Ogbura family name was found in the USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 5 Ogbura families living in Mississippi. This was 100% of all the recorded Ogbura's in USA. Mississippi had the highest population of Ogbura families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Ogbura surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Ogbura ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 20 census records available for the last name Ogbura. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ogbura 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 Ogbura. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Ogbura. For the veterans among your Ogbura ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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