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Origins of the Ogara surname

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About the Ogaras

We have a total number of 4161 records for people with the last name Ogara.

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Where do most Ogaras live?

In 1921, most Ogaras lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Ogaras

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 1,280 records for the Ogara surname. The oldest one dates back to 1841.

Who were Ogaras most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Ogara first names?

  • Patrick
  • John
  • Mary
  • Bridget

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Common jobs for Ogaras

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Ogaras in 1921
Cotton Spinner


Cigarette Packer






Cotton Weaver


Common Male occupations for Ogaras in 1921
Farm Labourer


General Labourer


Bricklayers Labourer


Agricultural Labourer


Dock Labourer


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