Osler Family History

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Osler Name Meaning

English: variant of Ostler. Possibly an altered form of German Ostler.

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

Similar surnames: Hosler, Ostler, Oiler, Oyler, Vosler, Oller, Osmer, Osley, Ohler

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Osler Family Origin

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Osler Family Occupations

What did your Osler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Osler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Osler's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Osler family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Engineer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Osler.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Engineer

  • Keeping House


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

Osler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Osler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Osler 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Osler. 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 Osler. For the veterans among your Osler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Osler Life Expectancy

What is the average Osler lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Osler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Osler in 1948 was 51, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Osler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Osler 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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