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Octavius Family History

Octavius 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: Chavis, Mctavish, Chavous, Tavis, Stavis, Cavins, Chaves, Blasius

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Where is the Octavius family from?

You can see how Octavius families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Octavius family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Octavius families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there was 1 Octavius family living in Ohio. This was 100% of all the recorded Octavius's in USA. Ohio had the highest population of Octavius families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Octavius surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Octavius ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 101 census records available for the last name Octavius. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Octavius 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 23 immigration records available for the last name Octavius. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 27 military records available for the last name Octavius. For the veterans among your Octavius ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Octavius lifespan?

Between 1962 and 1998, in the United States, Octavius life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Octavius in 1962 was 75, and 85 in 1998.

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