Odegard Family History

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Odegard Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Norwegian Odegaard.

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


Similar surnames: Odegaard, Gard, Leard, Segar, Shepard, Oard, Godard, Sherard

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Odegard Family Origin

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Odegard Family Occupations

What did your Odegard ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, farmer, Agent For ... and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Odegard. A less common occupation for the Odegard family was Farm Laborer. The most common Odegard occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Odegard's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Agent For ...

    11%
  • Carpenter

    11%
  • Farm Laborer

    11%

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

Odegard Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Odegard. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Odegard 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 Odegard. 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 Odegard. For the veterans among your Odegard ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Odegard Life Expectancy

What is the average Odegard lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Odegard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Odegard in 1942 was 53, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Odegard

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Odegard 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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