Osweiler Family History

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Osweiler Name Meaning

Respelling of German Ossweiler, a habitational name for someone from Osswil in Baden-Württemberg.

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

Similar surnames: Weiler, Wehler, Ostheimer, Weiher, Bleiler, Manweiler, Speier

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Osweiler Family Origin

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Osweiler Family Occupations

What did your Osweiler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Osweiler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Osweiler's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer


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Osweiler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 779 census records available for the last name Osweiler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Osweiler 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 79 immigration records available for the last name Osweiler. 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 179 military records available for the last name Osweiler. For the veterans among your Osweiler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Osweiler Life Expectancy

What is the average Osweiler lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Osweiler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Osweiler in 1963 was 67, and 74 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Osweiler 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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