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Ownbey Family History

Ownbey Name Meaning
Variant of Owenby.

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

62,938 Historical Documents with Ownbey on Ancestry
6,401 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,074 Military Records
65 Immigration Records
4,039 Census and Voter Lists
51,359 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Ownbey Families

  • Number of Ownbey families
     15 - 27
     6 - 14
     1 - 5
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Ownbey last name
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Ownbey last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Ownbey census records

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Ownbey Family Origin

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Average Life Expectancy for Ownbey

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Ownbey Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Ownbey census records

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Ownbey Civil War Service Records

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