Ogden Name Meaning

English: habitational name from some minor place, probably the one in West Yorkshire, called Ogden, from Old English ac ‘oak’ + denu ‘valley’.

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

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Ogden Family Origin

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Ogden Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ogden family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ogden. The most common Ogden occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Ogden's were Farmers.

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Ogden Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Ogden life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Ogden in 1944 was 36, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ogden

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