Ostenberg Family History

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Ostenberg 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.

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Ostenberg Family Origin

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Ostenberg Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Grain Dealer

    25%
  • Merchant

    25%
  • Minister

    25%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ostenberg family was Minister. The most common Ostenberg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Ostenberg's were Farmers. Farmer, Grain Dealer and Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ostenberg.

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Ostenberg Historical Records

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Ostenberg Life Expectancy

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Famous Ostenberg Family

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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)

Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
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