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Ogburn Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Ogburn name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Ogburn. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Cameroon, Congo, & Southern Bantu Peoples


  • Germanic Europe


  • Benin/Togo


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Ogburn Family Origin

Where is the Ogburn family from?

Ogburn Family Occupations

What did your Ogburn ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ogburn family was Farming. The most common Ogburn occupation in the USA was Farmer. 55% of Ogburn's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ogburn.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Farming


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

Ogburn Historical Records

What Ogburn family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Ogburn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ogburn 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 792 immigration records available for the last name Ogburn. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Ogburn. For the veterans among your Ogburn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ogburn Life Expectancy

What is the average Ogburn lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Ogburn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Ogburn in 1943 was 32, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ogburn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ogburn 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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