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Ohourke Family History

Ohourke 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: O'rourke, Bourke, Rourke, House, Bourne, Shore, Humke, Burke, Harke

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Where is the Ohourke family from?

You can see how Ohourke families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Ohourke family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 2 Ohourke families living in New York. This was about 50% of all the recorded Ohourke's in USA. New York had the highest population of Ohourke families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Ohourke surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Ohourke ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 291 census records available for the last name Ohourke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ohourke 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 22 immigration records available for the last name Ohourke. 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 4 military records available for the last name Ohourke. For the veterans among your Ohourke ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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