Osmun Family History

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Osmun Name Meaning

Variant of French or English Osmond.

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

Similar surnames: Osman, Osmon, Ozmun, Osbun, Osment, Ashmun, Oskin, Osburn, Osbon

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Osmun Family Origin

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Osmun Family Occupations

What did your Osmun ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Osmun occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Osmun's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Osmun family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Osmun.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Blacksmith


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

Osmun Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Osmun. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Osmun 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 398 immigration records available for the last name Osmun. 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 989 military records available for the last name Osmun. For the veterans among your Osmun ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Osmun Life Expectancy

What is the average Osmun lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Osmun life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Osmun in 1945 was 23, and 81 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Osmun 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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