Osterkamp Family History

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Osterkamp Name Meaning

North German: topographic name from oster ‘east’, ‘easterly’ + kamp ‘enclosed field’, ‘domain’.

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


Similar surnames: Westerkamp, Overkamp, Oldenkamp, Seekamp, Steinkamp, Haverkamp

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Osterkamp Family Origin

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Osterkamp Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    22%
  • Carpenter

    11%
  • Grocer

    11%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Osterkamp. A less common occupation for the Osterkamp family was Grocer. The most common Osterkamp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Osterkamp's were Farmers.

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Osterkamp Historical Records

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Osterkamp Life Expectancy

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