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Osborne Family History

Osborne Name Meaning
English: from the Old Norse personal name Ásbjorn, composed of the elements ás ‘god’ + björn ‘bear’. This was established in England before the Conquest, in the late Old English form Osbern, and was later reinforced by Norman Osbern. The surname Osborne has also been widely established in Ireland since the 16th century.

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

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688,147 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
72,678 Military Records
70,405 Immigration Records
500,511 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Osborne Families

  • Number of Osborne families
     338 - 673
     113 - 337
     1 - 112
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Osborne families
     1,299 - 2,596
     434 - 1,298
     1 - 433
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Osborne families
     137 - 272
     46 - 136
     1 - 45
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Osborne census records

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Osborne Family Origin

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Osborne Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Osborne

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Osborne Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Osborne census records

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Osborne Civil War Service Records

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