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Omps Family History

Omps 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: Omar, Amos, Oss, Oman, Apps, Ames, Ochs, Ours, Oros, Mas

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Where is the Omps family from?

You can see how Omps families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Omps family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1840 and 1920. The most Omps families were found in USA in 1920. In 1891 there were 3 Omps families living in Cambridgeshire. This was about 75% of all the recorded Omps's in United Kingdom. Cambridgeshire had the highest population of Omps families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Omps surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Omps ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the USA named Omps. 72% of Omps men worked as a Farmer. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Farming
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Census Records

There are 454 census records available for the last name Omps. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Omps 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 18 immigration records available for the last name Omps. 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 153 military records available for the last name Omps. For the veterans among your Omps ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Omps lifespan?

Between 1969 and 2000, in the United States, Omps life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Omps in 1969 was 65, and 71 in 2000.

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