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Ogda Family History

Ogda 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: Oda, Ogea, Bogda, Bogdan, Sada, Boda, Rada, Ida, Buda, Toda

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Where is the Ogda family from?

You can see how Ogda families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Ogda family name was found in the USA, and Scotland between 1861 and 1920. The most Ogda families were found in USA in 1920. In 1861 there was 1 Ogda family living in Argyll. This was 100% of all the recorded Ogda's in Scotland. Argyll had the highest population of Ogda families in 1861.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Ogda 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 Ogda ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Census Records

There are 56 census records available for the last name Ogda. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ogda 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 Ogda. 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 Ogda. For the veterans among your Ogda ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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