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Okaine Family History

Okaine 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: Okane, Kaine, Paine, Laine, Ozanne, Raine, Kane, O'kane, Maine, Saine

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Where is the Okaine family from?

You can see how Okaine families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Okaine family name was found in Scotland between 1851 and 1901. The most Okaine families were found in and Scotland in 1851. In 1851 there were 2 Okaine families living in East Lothian. This was 100% of all the recorded Okaine's in Scotland. East Lothian had the highest population of Okaine families in 1851.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Okaine 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 Okaine ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Census Records

There are 100 census records available for the last name Okaine. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Okaine 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 17 immigration records available for the last name Okaine. 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 3 military records available for the last name Okaine. For the veterans among your Okaine ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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