Omo Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of the Norwegian habitational name Åmo, from a number of farmsteads so named from á ‘small river’ + mo ‘plain’, ‘moor’.

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

Similar surnames: Moe, Mo, Oye, Olmo, Como, Ono, Oen, Oda, Mow, Ohl

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Omo Family Origin

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Omo Family Occupations

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In 1880, farmer, Agricultural ... and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Omo. A less common occupation for the Omo family was Carpenter. The most common Omo occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Omo's were Farmers.

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  • Butcher

  • Carpenter


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Omo Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Omo Life Expectancy

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Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Omo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Omo in 1951 was 41, and 75 in 2004.

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