Osher Family History

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Osher Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): from the Yiddish personal name Osher (Hebrew Asher ‘blessed’).

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


Similar surnames: Usher, Asher, Oster, Shor, Ascher, Oshel, Sher, Oser, Kocher, Osmer

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Osher Family Origin

Where is the Osher family from?

Osher Family Occupations

What did your Osher ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Boat Engineer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Osher. A less common occupation for the Osher family was Butcher. The most common Osher occupation in the USA was Laborer. 36% of Osher's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    36%
  • Farmer

    27%
  • Boat Engineer

    9%
  • Butcher

    9%

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

Osher Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Osher. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Osher 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 Osher

Passenger List

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

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Osher Life Expectancy

What is the average Osher lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Osher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Osher in 1962 was 74, and 59 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Osher

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Osher 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.

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