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Oosting Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: topographic name denoting someone who came from or lived in the eastern part of a region, from Middle Low German oost(en) ‘eastern’ + the suffix -ing denoting affiliation.

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


Similar surnames: Osting, Ostling, Osten, Rosing, Gosling, Austin, Mossing, Otting

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Oosting Family Origin

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Oosting Family Occupations

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  • Brick & Stone Mason

    50%
  • Works In Saw Mill

    50%

In 1880, Brick & Stone Mason and Works In Saw Mill were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Oosting. The most common Oosting occupation in the USA was Brick & Stone Mason. 50% of Oosting's were Brick & Stone Masons.

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Oosting Historical Records

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Oosting Life Expectancy

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