Ostrov Family History

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Ostrov Name Meaning

habitational name from the village of Ostrov, now in Belarus, named with ostrov ‘island’. variant of Ostrow.

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


Similar surnames: Ostrow, Strom, Ostrom, Ostrem, Mostrom, Castro, Oxton, Ostby, Stoop

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Ostrov Family Origin

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Ostrov Family Occupations

What did your Ostrov ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Ostrov. 24% of Ostrov men worked as a Salesman and 50% of Ostrov women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ostrov were Clerk and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
    24%
  • Proprietorsalesman
    16%
  • Owner
    16%
  • Clerk
    16%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    50%
  • Housewife
    50%

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

Ostrov Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 574 census records available for the last name Ostrov. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ostrov 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 237 immigration records available for the last name Ostrov. 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 105 military records available for the last name Ostrov. For the veterans among your Ostrov ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ostrov Life Expectancy

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Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Ostrov life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Ostrov in 1961 was 51, and 80 in 2004.

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