Ostrowsky Family History

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Ostrowsky Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Ostrowski. This spelling can be Jewish, Russian, Ukrainian, or Americanized Polish.

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


Similar surnames: Ostrosky, Ostrovsky, Ostrowski, Ostrofsky, Ostroski, Dombrowsky

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Ostrowsky Family Origin

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Ostrowsky Family Occupations

What did your Ostrowsky ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Saleslady were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Ostrowsky. 10% of Ostrowsky men worked as a Salesman and 11% of Ostrowsky women worked as a Saleslady. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ostrowsky were Laborer and Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
    10%
  • Clerk
    5%
  • Painter
    5%
  • Laborer
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Saleslady
    11%
  • Bookkeeper
    8%
  • Clerk
    6%
  • Maid
    4%

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

Ostrowsky Historical Records

What Ostrowsky family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Ostrowsky. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ostrowsky 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Ostrowsky. 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 576 military records available for the last name Ostrowsky. For the veterans among your Ostrowsky ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ostrowsky Life Expectancy

What is the average Ostrowsky lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Ostrowsky life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Ostrowsky in 1954 was 46, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ostrowsky

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ostrowsky 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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