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Opydike 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: Opdyke, Updike, Pike, Pyzik, Opie, Spike, Pyke, Opdycke, Dike, Updyke

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Where is the Opydike family from?

You can see how Opydike families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Opydike family name was found in the USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 4 Opydike families living in Michigan. This was 100% of all the recorded Opydike's in USA. Michigan had the highest population of Opydike families in 1880.
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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Opydike ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Census Records

There are 29 census records available for the last name Opydike. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Opydike 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 Opydike. 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 Opydike. For the veterans among your Opydike ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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