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Oursler Family History

Oursler Name Meaning
Possibly an altered form of German Ursler, a habitational name for someone from Ursel near Wiesbaden (Hesse).

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

19,292 Historical Documents with Oursler on Ancestry.com
1,972 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
494 Military Records
128 Immigration Records
2,278 Census and Voter Lists
14,420 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Oursler Families

  • Number of Oursler families
     12 - 21
     5 - 11
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Oursler families
     5 - 8
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Oursler last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Oursler census records

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Oursler Family Origin

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Oursler Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Oursler

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Oursler Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Oursler census records

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Oursler Civil War Service Records

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