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Origins of the Ogbourn surname

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About the Ogbourns

We have a total number of 264 records for people with the last name Ogbourn.

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Where do most Ogbourns live?

In 1921, most Ogbourns lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Ogbourns

How common is your surname?

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

We have 261 records for the Ogbourn surname. The oldest one dates back to 1850.

Who were Ogbourns most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Ogbourn first names?

  • William
  • James
  • Elizabeth
  • Mary

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Common jobs for Ogbourns

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

Common Female occupations for Ogbourns in 1921
General Servant


Collar Buttonhole Machinist








Common Male occupations for Ogbourns in 1921




Agricultural Labourer


Bank Messenger


General Labourer


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