Ostrand Family History

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Ostrand Name Meaning

Respelling of Swedish Åstrand or Östrand, probably an ornamental name composed of the elements å ‘creek’ or ö ‘island’ + strand ‘shore’, ‘beach’.

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


Similar surnames: Strand, Ekstrand, Sjostrand, Ostlund, Ostman, Ostwald, Ostrander

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Ostrand Family Origin

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Ostrand Family Occupations

What did your Ostrand ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Ostrand. 11% of Ostrand men worked as a Laborer and 8% of Ostrand women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ostrand were Baker and Housework

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    11%
  • Farmer
    10%
  • Salesman
    6%
  • Baker
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    8%
  • Housekeeper
    6%
  • Housewife
    6%
  • Housework
    6%

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

Ostrand Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Ostrand. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ostrand 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 Ostrand. 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 Ostrand. For the veterans among your Ostrand ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ostrand Life Expectancy

What is the average Ostrand lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Ostrand life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Ostrand in 1962 was 57, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ostrand

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