Oros Family History

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Oros Name Meaning

Catalan (Orós): possibly from an old personal name name, Orosius, which was borne by a 4th-century theologian and disciple of St. Augustine. Aragonese (Orós): habitational name from Orós in Uesca province. Hungarian: from the old secular name Oros, or possibly an Americanized spelling of Orosz.

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

Similar surnames: Boros, Oris, Aros, Moron, Troy, Moros, Toro, Orosz, Amos, Ros

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Oros Family Origin

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Oros Family Occupations

What did your Oros ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Oros. 29% of Oros men worked as a Laborer and 25% of Oros women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Oros were New Worker and Inspector

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Machinist
  • New Worker

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housework
  • Maid
  • Cigar Maker
  • Inspector

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

Oros Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Oros. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Oros 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Oros. 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 Oros. For the veterans among your Oros ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Oros Life Expectancy

What is the average Oros lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Oros life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Oros in 1946 was 47, and 73 in 2004.

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