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Ogday Family History

Ogday 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: O'day, Bogdan, Day, Gray, Gay, Monday, Oda, Alday, Okray, Aday

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Where is the Ogday family from?

You can see how Ogday families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Ogday family name was found in Canada, and Scotland between 1871 and 1911. The most Ogday families were found in Scotland in 1871. In 1871 there were 2 Ogday families living in Midlothian. This was 100% of all the recorded Ogday's in Scotland. Midlothian had the highest population of Ogday families in 1871.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Ogday surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Ogday ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 6 census records available for the last name Ogday. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ogday 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 2 immigration records available for the last name Ogday. 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 Ogday. For the veterans among your Ogday ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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