Oastland Family History

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Oastland Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Eastland, Maitland, Ashland, Hartland, Watland, Altland, Westland

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Oastland Family Origin

Where is the Oastland family from?

Oastland Family Occupations

What did your Oastland ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Oastland occupation in the USA was In Shoe Factory. 100% of Oastland's were In Shoe Factorys.

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  • In Shoe Factory


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Oastland ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Oastland Historical Records

What Oastland family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 6 census records available for the last name Oastland. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Oastland 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 2 immigration records available for the last name Oastland. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, 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 Oastland. For the veterans among your Oastland ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Oastland Life Expectancy

What is the average Oastland lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Oastland 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Oastland

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