Osberg Family History

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Osberg Name Meaning

Norwegian and Swedish: topographic or ornamental name, from os ‘river mouth’ or ås ‘hill’, ‘ridge’ + berg ‘hill’, ‘mountain’. Probably a respelling of Swedish Åsberg, an ornamental name composed of the elements ås ‘ridge’ + berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’.

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


Similar surnames: Ostberg, Oberg, Isberg, Rosberg, Enberg, Osbeck, Boberg, Vosberg

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Osberg Family Origin

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Osberg Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Farming

    18%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Makes Signs

    9%

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In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Osberg. The most common Osberg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Osberg's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Osberg family was Makes Signs.

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Osberg Historical Records

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Osberg Life Expectancy

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