Oser Family History

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Oser Name Meaning

from a personal name composed of Germanic ans ‘god’ + heri, hari ‘army’. habitational name for someone from any of several places called Oos, for example in Baden. (Öser): habitational name from any of several places called Oes or Öse.

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

Similar surnames: Oster, Oeser, Roser, Osen, Ozer, Over, Omer, Osmer, Noser, Moser

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Oser Family Origin

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Oser Family Occupations

What did your Oser ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Oser. 16% of Oser men worked as a Laborer and 15% of Oser women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Oser were Salesman and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Clerk
  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
  • Clerk
  • Housework
  • Stenographer

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Oser Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Oser. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Oser 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Oser. 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 Oser. For the veterans among your Oser ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Oser Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Oser life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Oser in 1962 was 57, and 66 in 2004.

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