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Ovadia Family History

Ovadia Name Meaning
Jewish (Sephardic): from the Biblical male personal name Ovadia, Hebrew form of the name known in English as Obadiah ‘servant of God’.

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

1,494 Historical Documents with Ovadia on Ancestry
787 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
37 Military Records
330 Immigration Records
162 Census and Voter Lists
178 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Ovadia Families

  • Number of Ovadia families
     3 - 3
     2 - 2
    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

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Ovadia Family Origin

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Ovadia Family Occupations

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Military Service by Ovadia

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