Osmer Family History

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Osmer Name Meaning

English and North German: from an Old English and Continental Germanic personal name composed of Old English, Old Saxon os ‘god’ + Old English m?r, Old Saxon mere ‘famous’.

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

Similar surnames: Omer, Oster, Oser, Hamer, Osman, Comer, Osen, Opper, Colmer, Bolmer

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Osmer Family Origin

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Osmer Family Occupations

What did your Osmer ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Osmer. 28% of Osmer men worked as a Laborer and 22% of Osmer women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Osmer were Farmer and Bookkeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Clerk
  • Salesman
  • Farmer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housework
  • Housewife
  • Proprietor
  • Bookkeeper

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Osmer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Osmer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Osmer 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 721 immigration records available for the last name Osmer. 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 939 military records available for the last name Osmer. For the veterans among your Osmer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Osmer Life Expectancy

What is the average Osmer lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Osmer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Osmer in 1947 was 39, and 88 in 2004.

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