Ostrom Family History

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Ostrom Name Meaning

Swedish (Öström): ornamental name composed of the elements ö ‘island’ + ström ‘river’.

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

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Ostrom Family Origin

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Ostrom Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

In 1880, the most common Ostrom occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Ostrom's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ostrom. A less common occupation for the Ostrom family was Farm Laborer.

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Ostrom Historical Records

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Ostrom Life Expectancy

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