Austerman Family History

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Austerman Name Meaning

German (Austermann): Westphalian variant of Ostermann.

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

Similar surnames: Ausherman, Munsterman, Shusterman, Putterman, Bauserman, Hauserman

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Austerman Family Origin

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Austerman Family Occupations

What did your Austerman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Austerman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Austerman's were Farmers. Farmer, Brick Maker and Brick Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Austerman. A less common occupation for the Austerman family was Farm Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Brick Maker

  • Brick Mason

  • Farm Laborer


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

Austerman Historical Records

What Austerman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Austerman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Austerman 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 137 immigration records available for the last name Austerman. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 204 military records available for the last name Austerman. For the veterans among your Austerman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Austerman Life Expectancy

What is the average Austerman lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Austerman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Austerman in 1961 was 57, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Austerman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Austerman 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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