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Onspaugh Family History

Onspaugh 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: Anspaugh, Spaugh, Alspaugh, Anspach, Amsbaugh, Slaugh, Orebaugh

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Where is the Onspaugh family from?

You can see how Onspaugh families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Onspaugh family name was found in the USA between 1840 and 1920. The most Onspaugh families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there was 1 Onspaugh family living in Ohio. This was about 50% of all the recorded Onspaugh's in USA. Ohio and 1 other state had the highest population of Onspaugh families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Onspaugh surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Onspaugh ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Onspaugh ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Census Records

There are 127 census records available for the last name Onspaugh. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Onspaugh 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Onspaugh. 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 105 military records available for the last name Onspaugh. For the veterans among your Onspaugh ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Onspaugh lifespan?

Between 1974 and 2004, in the United States, Onspaugh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Onspaugh in 1974 was 74, and 81 in 2004.

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