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Olmstead Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Olmstead Green in Cambridgeshire.

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


Similar surnames: Olmsted, Umstead, Bumstead, Grimstead, Hempstead, Hillstead, Anstead

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Olmstead Family Origin

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Olmstead Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • School

    8%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Farmer Son

    5%

In 1881, Farmer, School and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Olmstead. The most common Olmstead occupation in Canada was Farmer. 50% of Olmstead's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Olmstead family was Farmer Son.

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Olmstead Historical Records

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Olmstead Life Expectancy

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Famous Olmstead Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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