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Ghana Family History

Ghana Name Meaning

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

221 Historical Documents and Family Trees with Ghana on Ancestry.com
134 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
7 Military Records
7 Immigration Records
60 Census and Voter Lists
13 Member Family Trees

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Name Distribution of Ghana Families

  • Number of Ghana families
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Ghana last name
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Ghana last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Ghana census records

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Census records can tell you little-known facts about your ancestors such as birthplace, occupation and value of personal estate.

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Ghana Family Origin

Find out where people with the family name Ghana lived before coming to the United States. Using Ancestry, you can search through passenger arrival records, naturalization records, border crossings, emigration records, passport applications, and even convict transportation records.

Average Life Expectancy for Ghana

Using the Social Security Death Index, you can find out how long people with the family name Ghana lived, as well as find information about specific Ghana ancestors. The Social Security Death Index has records for over 70 million names; where you can find birth dates, death dates, addresses, and more.

Ghana Family Occupations

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

Military Service by Ghana

Did the Ghanas fight for the North or the South? Or not at all? Military records can tell you a lot about your ancestors including birthplace, occupation, and even physical descriptions.

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