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Where is the Opie family from?
You can see how Opie families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Opie family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Opie families were found in the UK in 1891. In 1840 there were 3 Opie families living in New Jersey. This was about 43% of all the recorded Opie's in the USA. New Jersey and 1 other state had the highest population of Opie families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Opie surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Opie. 15% of Opie men worked as a Farmer and 19% of Opie women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Opie were Salesman and New Worker.