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Oenovan Family History

Oenovan 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: Genova, Donovan, Yeoman, Provan, Menon, Devan, Govan, Novak, Henman

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Where is the Oenovan family from?

You can see how Oenovan families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Oenovan family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there was 1 Oenovan family living in New York. This was 100% of all the recorded Oenovan's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Oenovan families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Oenovan surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Oenovan ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 5 census records available for the last name Oenovan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Oenovan census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Oenovan. 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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Draft Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Oenovan. For the veterans among your Oenovan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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