Oshel Name Meaning

South German (Öschle): from a pet form of Alemannic Oschwald, from the personal name Oswald.

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


Similar surnames: Oshell, Oppel, Rishel, Roszel, Ohl, Ose, Osen, Osher, Moschel, Goshen

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Oshel Family Origin

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Oshel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    78%
  • Hotel Keeper

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Oshel family was Laborer. Farmer and Hotel Keeper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Oshel. The most common Oshel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 78% of Oshel's were Farmers.

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Oshel Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Oshel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Oshel in 1963 was 68, and 47 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Oshel

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