Ojeda Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from Ojeda in Burgos province or from the valley of Ojeda in Palencia province, which is probably named with a reduced form of Latin folia ‘leaves’ + the collective suffix -eta.

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


Similar surnames: Tejeda, Olea, Olmeda, Weeda, Breda, Ojala, Tejera, Seda, Rueda, Oja

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Ojeda Family Origin

Where is the Ojeda family from?

SHOW MORE

Ojeda Family Occupations

What did your Ojeda ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Agent For Steam Boat

    25%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Keeping House

    25%
  • Stock Farmer

    25%

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

In 1880, the most common Ojeda occupation in the USA was Agent For Steam Boat. 25% of Ojeda's were Agent For Steam Boats. Agent For Steam Boat, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ojeda. A less common occupation for the Ojeda family was Stock Farmer.

Source: Census data for Ojeda | Data not to scale

Ojeda Historical Records

What Ojeda family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Ojeda ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Ojeda

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Ojeda Life Expectancy

What is the average Ojeda lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ojeda ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

SHOW MORE

United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Ojeda life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Ojeda in 1957 was 33, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ojeda

Famous Ojeda Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)

Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Look up another name