Oesterreich Family History

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Oesterreich Name Meaning

German (Österreich) and Jewish (Ashkenazic): regional name from the province of Upper or Lower Austria, from German Österreich ‘Austria’, the name of which literally means ‘the Eastern kingdom’.

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


Similar surnames: Oestreicher, Oestreich, Ehrenreich, Osterberg, Hemmerich, Emmerich

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Oesterreich Family Origin

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Oesterreich Family Occupations

What did your Oesterreich ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Carpent Of Metal Branch and Cookgeneral were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Oesterreich. 34% of Oesterreich men worked as a Carpent Of Metal Branch and 25% of Oesterreich women worked as a Cookgeneral. Some less common occupations for Americans named Oesterreich were Maintainer Knitter and Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Carpent Of Metal Branch
    34%
  • Grocers Shop Manager (re)
    34%
  • Maintainer Knitter
    34%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Cookgeneral
    25%
  • Domestic Duties
    25%
  • Private Means
    25%
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    25%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Oesterreich Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Oesterreich. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Oesterreich 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 648 immigration records available for the last name Oesterreich. 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 12,000 military records available for the last name Oesterreich. For the veterans among your Oesterreich ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Oesterreich Life Expectancy

What is the average Oesterreich lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Oesterreich life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Oesterreich in 1959 was 53, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Oesterreich

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Oesterreich 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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