O'grady Family History

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O'grady Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Gráda ‘descendant of Gráda’ (see Grady).

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


Similar surnames: Grady, Mcgrady, Brady, O'gara, Mcgeady, Grody, Graddy, O'day, O'dea

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O'grady Family Origin

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O'grady Family Occupations

What did your O'grady ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the O'grady family was Tailor. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by O'grady. The most common O'grady occupation in the USA was Laborer. 14% of O'grady's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    14%
  • Farmer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Tailor

    3%

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

O'grady Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name O'grady. Like a window into their day-to-day life, O'grady census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name O'grady. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name O'grady. For the veterans among your O'grady ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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O'grady Life Expectancy

What is the average O'grady lifespan?

Between 1994 and 2004, in the United States, O'grady life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for O'grady in 1994 was 60, and 57 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for O'grady

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your O'grady ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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