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Omythe Family History

Omythe 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: Smythe, Blythe, Mathe, Methe, Wythe, Flythe, Smyth, Smithe, Smith

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Where is the Omythe family from?

You can see how Omythe families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Omythe family name was found in the UK in 1891. In 1891 there were 2 Omythe families living in London. This was 100% of all the recorded Omythe's in United Kingdom. London had the highest population of Omythe families in 1891.
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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Omythe ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Census Records

There are 4 census records available for the last name Omythe. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Omythe 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 1 immigration records available for the last name Omythe. 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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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Omythe. For the veterans among your Omythe ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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