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Osroff Family History

Osroff Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Ostroff, Shroff, Orloff, Rosoff, Stoff, Turoff, Osthoff, Skoff

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Where is the Osroff family from?

You can see how Osroff families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Osroff family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 2 Osroff families living in New York. This was 100% of all the recorded Osroff's in USA. New York had the highest population of Osroff families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Osroff surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Osroff ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Osroff ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Census Records

There are 57 census records available for the last name Osroff. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Osroff census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 18 immigration records available for the last name Osroff. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 3 military records available for the last name Osroff. For the veterans among your Osroff ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Osroff lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Osroff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Osroff in 1965 was 51, and 94 in 2004.

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