Osier Family History

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Osier Name Meaning

French: from Old French osier ‘willow’ (of Gaulish origin), a topographic name for someone who lived near a willow tree or willow grove.

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

Similar surnames: Losier, Obier, Oster, Asker, Rosier, Origer, Rodier, Osen, Oser

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Osier Family Origin

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Osier Family Occupations

What did your Osier ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Annealer Rolling Mi and Domestic Unpaid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Osier. 34% of Osier women worked as a Domestic Unpaid

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Annealer Rolling Mi

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Domestic Unpaid
  • Housework (unpaid)
  • Teacher L C C

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

Osier Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Osier. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Osier census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Osier

Passenger List

There are 405 immigration records available for the last name Osier. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Osier. For the veterans among your Osier ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Osier Life Expectancy

What is the average Osier lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Osier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Osier in 1949 was 33, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Osier

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Osier 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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