Ochsner Family History

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Ochsner Name Meaning

German (also Öchsner): occupational name for someone who looked after or worked with oxen, from an agent derivative of Middle High German ohse ‘ox’.

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


Similar surnames: Offner, Beisner, Risner, Schauer, Kocher, Johner, Zehner, Kasner

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Ochsner Family Origin

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Ochsner Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Saloon Keeper

    5%
  • Stone Mason

    5%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ochsner family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Saloon Keeper and Stone Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ochsner. The most common Ochsner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Ochsner's were Farmers.

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Ochsner Historical Records

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Ochsner Life Expectancy

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