Van Osdol Family History

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Van Osdol Name Meaning

Altered form of Dutch Van Oostdal, a topographic name for someone from somewhere known as the ‘east valley’.

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


Similar surnames: Van Osten, Van Order, Van Hook, Van Dorn, Van Arsdale, Van Hoy

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Van Osdol Family Origin

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Van Osdol Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Van Osdol occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Van Osdol's were Farmers. Farmer and Physician were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Van Osdol.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Physician

    33%

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Van Osdol Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Van Osdol. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Van Osdol 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Van Osdol. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Van Osdol. For the veterans among your Van Osdol ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Van Osdol Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2003, in the United States, Van Osdol life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Van Osdol in 1957 was 58, and 76 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Van Osdol 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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