Oslet Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Oslet Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Isley, Osley, Esler, Nolet, Osler, Smet, Hulet, Isler, Isle, Isles

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Oslet Family Origin

Where is the Oslet family from?

Oslet Family Occupations

What did your Oslet ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Oslet occupation in the USA was At Home. 67% of Oslet's were At Homes. At Home and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Oslet.

View Census data for Oslet | Data not to scale

  • At Home

  • Farmer


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

Oslet Historical Records

What Oslet family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 33 census records available for the last name Oslet. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Oslet 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 Oslet

Passenger List

There are 3 immigration records available for the last name Oslet. 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.

View all Oslet immigration records

Draft Card

There are 1 military records available for the last name Oslet. For the veterans among your Oslet ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Oslet military records

You've only scratched the surface of Oslet family history.

Oslet Life Expectancy

What is the average Oslet lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Oslet 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Oslet

Famous Oslet Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name