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Austria Family History

Austria Name Meaning
Spanish: ethnic name for someone from Austria.Americanized or Latinized form of German Österreich(er) ‘Austria(n)’.

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

283,062 Historical Documents with Austria on Ancestry.com
12,152 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
608 Military Records
829 Immigration Records
1,651 Census and Voter Lists
267,822 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Austria Families

  • Number of Austria families
     5 - 7
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Austria families
     6 - 9
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Austria last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Austria census records

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Austria Family Origin

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Austria Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Austria

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Austria Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Austria census records

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Austria Civil War Service Records

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