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Ogslvie Family History

Ogslvie 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: Ogilvie, Galvin, Leslie, Emslie, Goldie, Ogle, Gilvin, Galvis, Ollie

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Where is the Ogslvie family from?

You can see how Ogslvie families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Ogslvie family name was found in the USA, and Scotland between 1841 and 1880. The most Ogslvie families were found in USA in 1880, and Scotland in 1841. In 1841 there was 1 Ogslvie family living in Angus. This was 100% of all the recorded Ogslvie's in Scotland. Angus had the highest population of Ogslvie families in 1841.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Ogslvie 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 Ogslvie ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Census Records

There are 9 census records available for the last name Ogslvie. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ogslvie 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 4 immigration records available for the last name Ogslvie. 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 Ogslvie. For the veterans among your Ogslvie ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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