Ob Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Oh, Ou, Job, Oe, Obi, Om, Oba, Bob, On, Yob

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Ob Family Origin

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Ob Family Occupations

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Ob. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ob 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 236 immigration records available for the last name Ob. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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There are 127 military records available for the last name Ob. For the veterans among your Ob ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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