Osowski Family History

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Osowski Name Meaning

Polish and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): habitational name for someone from any of the various places named Osów, Osowa, Osowo, Ossowo, Ossowa, etc., all named either with osowy (adjective) ‘aspen’ or with osa ‘wasp’.

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

Similar surnames: Kosowski, Ostrowski, Sosnowski, Borowski, Osinski, Kotowski, Lisowski

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Osowski Family Origin

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Osowski Family Occupations

What did your Osowski ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Osowski occupation in the USA was Miner. 100% of Osowski's were Miners.

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  • Miner


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

Osowski Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Osowski. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Osowski 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 764 immigration records available for the last name Osowski. 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 857 military records available for the last name Osowski. For the veterans among your Osowski ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Osowski Life Expectancy

What is the average Osowski lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Osowski life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Osowski in 1953 was 47, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Osowski

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Osowski 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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