Otremba Family History

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Otremba Name Meaning

Polish (also Otreba): from otreba ‘chaff’, ‘husks’, ‘bran’, either an occupational name for one who winnowed grain or an unflattering nickname for a worthless person.

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

Similar surnames: Zaremba, Potempa, Votruba, Poremba, Strama, Strebe, Trela, Stremel

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Otremba Family Origin

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Otremba Family Occupations

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

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  • Farmer


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Otremba Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Otremba. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Otremba 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 243 immigration records available for the last name Otremba. 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 416 military records available for the last name Otremba. For the veterans among your Otremba ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Otremba Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Otremba life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Otremba in 1944 was 27, and 86 in 2004.

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