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Oket Family History

Oket 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: Oken, Oke, Okey, Ott, Over, Ober, Ort, Oest, Ken, Oder

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Where is the Oket family from?

You can see how Oket families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Oket family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Oket families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there was 1 Oket family living in Nebraska. This was 100% of all the recorded Oket's in USA. Nebraska had the highest population of Oket families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Oket 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 Oket ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Census Records

There are 23 census records available for the last name Oket. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Oket 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 Oket. 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 military records available for the last name Oket. For the veterans among your Oket ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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