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Ohem Family History

Ohem 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: Ohm, Orem, Rhem, Hem, Odem, Ham, He, Over, Helm, Oh

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Where is the Ohem family from?

You can see how Ohem families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Ohem family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Ohem families were found in USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 4 Ohem families living in Maryland. This was about 80% of all the recorded Ohem's in USA. Maryland had the highest population of Ohem families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Ohem surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Ohem ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 214 census records available for the last name Ohem. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ohem 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 48 immigration records available for the last name Ohem. 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 8 military records available for the last name Ohem. For the veterans among your Ohem ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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