Ozark Family History

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Ozark Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. Presumably it from Ozark, name of a region of southern Missouri. Most authorities give the etymology of this region as French aux Arks ‘in the country of the Arkansas Indians’. It could also be from French aux arcs ‘at the bends (i.e. river bends)’.

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

Similar surnames: Mark, Omar, Izard, Shark, Kozak, Clark, Wark, Park, Hark, Bozard

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Ozark Family Origin

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Ozark Family Occupations

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Ozark Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 407 census records available for the last name Ozark. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ozark census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 21 immigration records available for the last name Ozark. 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 Card

There are 163 military records available for the last name Ozark. For the veterans among your Ozark ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ozark Life Expectancy

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Between 1965 and 2003, in the United States, Ozark life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Ozark in 1965 was 51, and 78 in 2003.

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