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Obama Family History

Obama Name Meaning

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

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189 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
4 Military Records
39 Immigration Records
13 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Obama Families

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    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Obama census records

You can use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Obama surname lived over the years.

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Obama Family Origin

Find out where people with the family name Obama 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 Obama

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

Obama Family Occupations

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

Military Service by Obama

Did the Obamas 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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