Ostrovsky Family History

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Ostrovsky Name Meaning

Russian, Ukrainian, Belorussian, and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): habitational name for someone from any of many places in different parts of eastern Europe named Ostrov, from Eastern Slavic ostrov ‘island’, ‘water meadow’.

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

Similar surnames: Ostrowski, Ostrofsky, Ostrowsky, Ostrosky, Borofsky, Brodsky

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Ostrovsky Family Origin

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Ostrovsky Family Occupations

What did your Ostrovsky ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Seamstress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Ostrovsky. 25% of Ostrovsky men worked as a Salesman

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
  • Paper Remover
  • Manager
  • Laborer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Seamstress

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

Ostrovsky Historical Records

What Ostrovsky family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 918 census records available for the last name Ostrovsky. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ostrovsky 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 861 immigration records available for the last name Ostrovsky. 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 139 military records available for the last name Ostrovsky. For the veterans among your Ostrovsky ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ostrovsky Life Expectancy

What is the average Ostrovsky lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Ostrovsky life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Ostrovsky in 1957 was 38, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ostrovsky

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ostrovsky 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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