Oosterhouse Family History

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Oosterhouse Name Meaning

Americanized form of a Dutch habitational name meaning ‘the eastern dwelling’, possibly from Oosterhuizen in Gelderland, Netherlands.

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


Similar surnames: Outhouse, Lofthouse, Evenhouse, Osterhout, Stonehouse, Rittenhouse

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Oosterhouse Family Origin

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Oosterhouse Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Oosterhouse occupation in the USA was Farming. 100% of Oosterhouse's were Farmings.

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  • Farming

    100%

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Oosterhouse Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Oosterhouse. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Oosterhouse census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Oosterhouse. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Oosterhouse. For the veterans among your Oosterhouse ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Oosterhouse Life Expectancy

What is the average Oosterhouse lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Oosterhouse life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Oosterhouse in 1965 was 79, and 80 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Oosterhouse ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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