Osting Family History

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Osting Name Meaning

North German (Östing): patronymic from a short form of a Germanic personal name formed with Ost (see Oest).

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


Similar surnames: Otting, Rosing, Ising, Gosling, Osten, Oosting, Nolting, Oeding

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Osting Family Origin

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Osting Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Blacksmith

    10%
  • Cooper

    10%
  • Keeping Dry Goods Store

    10%

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In 1880, the most common Osting occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Osting's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Osting. A less common occupation for the Osting family was Keeping Dry Goods Store.

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Osting Historical Records

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Osting Life Expectancy

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