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Oswalt Name Meaning

German: variant of Oswald.

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


Similar surnames: Oswald, Ostwald, Ewalt, Walt, Osswald, Opelt, Swahn, Waltz, Salb

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Oswalt Family Origin

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Oswalt Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    51%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farming

    7%

In 1880, the most common Oswalt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 51% of Oswalt's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Oswalt family was Farming. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Oswalt.

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Oswalt Historical Records

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Oswalt Life Expectancy

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