Oslund Family History

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Oslund Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Swedish or Norwegian Åslund, composed of the elements ås ‘ridge’ + lund ‘grove’.

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

Similar surnames: Ostlund, Ohlund, Olund, Roslund, Bylund, Asplund, Osland, Edlund

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Oslund Family Origin

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Oslund Family Occupations

What did your Oslund ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Oslund family was Laborer. The most common Oslund occupation in the USA was Farmer. 58% of Oslund's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Fisherman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Oslund.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Fisherman

  • Laborer


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

Oslund Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Oslund. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Oslund 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 996 immigration records available for the last name Oslund. 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 671 military records available for the last name Oslund. For the veterans among your Oslund ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Oslund Life Expectancy

What is the average Oslund lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Oslund life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Oslund in 1959 was 54, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Oslund

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Oslund 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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