Ormsbee Family History

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Ormsbee Name Meaning

Variant spelling of English Ormsby.

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


Similar surnames: Frisbee, Bisbee, Solesbee, Orms, Oglesbee, Obee, Busbee, Olmsted

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Ormsbee Family Origin

Where is the Ormsbee family from?

Ormsbee Family Occupations

What did your Ormsbee ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ormsbee family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ormsbee. The most common Ormsbee occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Ormsbee's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    6%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Ormsbee ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Ormsbee Historical Records

What Ormsbee family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Search 1940's US census records for Ormsbee

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Ormsbee. 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 Ormsbee. For the veterans among your Ormsbee ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ormsbee Life Expectancy

What is the average Ormsbee lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Ormsbee life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Ormsbee in 1950 was 81, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ormsbee

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ormsbee 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.

Famous Ormsbee Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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