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Onsskas Family History

Onsskas 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: Onstad, Anastas, Otsuka, Osika, Ossa, Puskas, Ossman, Noska, Nikas

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Where is the Onsskas family from?

You can see how Onsskas families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Onsskas family name was found in the USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 6 Onsskas families living in Illinois. This was 100% of all the recorded Onsskas's in USA. Illinois had the highest population of Onsskas families in 1880.
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Census Records

There are 6 census records available for the last name Onsskas. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Onsskas 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 Onsskas. 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 Onsskas. For the veterans among your Onsskas ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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