Ossi Family History

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Ossi Name Meaning

Italian: possibly from the plural of osso ‘bone’, hence a nickname for a skinny person. The form Osso is more frequent in Italy.

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


Similar surnames: Oss, Osso, Orsi, Rossi, Bassi, Risi, Cosse, Mosso, Tosi, Bosi

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Ossi Family Origin

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Ossi Family Occupations

What did your Ossi ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Carpenter and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Ossi. 58% of Ossi men worked as a Carpenter and 40% of Ossi women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ossi were Clerk and Mender

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Carpenter
    58%
  • Helper
    15%
  • Laborer
    15%
  • Clerk
    15%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    40%
  • Stenographer
    20%
  • Weaver
    20%
  • Mender
    20%

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

Ossi Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 656 census records available for the last name Ossi. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ossi 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 396 immigration records available for the last name Ossi. 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 Ossi. For the veterans among your Ossi ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ossi Life Expectancy

What is the average Ossi lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Ossi life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Ossi in 1956 was 71, and 83 in 2004.

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