Owsley Family History

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Owsley Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Ousley.

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

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Owsley Family Origin

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Owsley Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Physician

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Owsley family was Physician. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Owsley. The most common Owsley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Owsley's were Farmers.

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Owsley Historical Records

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Owsley Life Expectancy

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