Osher Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): from the Yiddish personal name Osher (Hebrew Asher ‘blessed’).

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


Similar surnames: Usher, Asher, Oster, Shor, Ascher, Oshel, Sher, Oser, Kocher, Osmer

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Osher Family Origin

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Osher Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    36%
  • Farmer

    27%
  • Boat Engineer

    9%
  • Butcher

    9%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Osher family was Butcher. Laborer, Farmer and Boat Engineer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Osher. The most common Osher occupation in the USA was Laborer. 36% of Osher's were Laborers.

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Osher Historical Records

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Osher Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Osher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Osher in 1962 was 74, and 59 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Osher

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