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Osgood Name Meaning

English: from the Old Norse personal name Ásgautr, composed of the elements ás ‘god’ + the tribal name Gaut (see Josli). This was established in England before the Conquest, in the late Old English forms Osgot or Osgod, and was later reinforced by the Norman Ansgot. Jewish: adoption of 1 in place of some like-sounding Ashkenazic surname.

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


Similar surnames: Osmond, Good, Oswald, Esmond, Elwood, Sword, Hood, Stoop, Flood

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Osgood Family Origin

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Osgood Family Occupations

What did your Osgood ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Osgood occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Osgood's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Osgood family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Osgood.

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Laborer

    3%

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Osgood Historical Records

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Osgood Life Expectancy

What is the average Osgood lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, Osgood life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Osgood in 1951 was 51, and 76 in 2004.

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