Ostheimer Family History

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Ostheimer Name Meaning

German and Jewish (western Ashkenazic): habitational name denoting someone from any of a number of places called Ostheim, in Hesse, Franconia and Thuringia. French (from German): habitational name for someone from Ostheim in Alsace.

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


Similar surnames: Westheimer, Sontheimer, Steiner, Manheimer, Wertheimer, Strenger

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Ostheimer Family Origin

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Ostheimer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Keeping House

    16%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Dealer In Clothing

    5%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ostheimer. A less common occupation for the Ostheimer family was Dealer In Clothing. The most common Ostheimer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Ostheimer's were Farmers.

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Ostheimer Historical Records

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Ostheimer Life Expectancy

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Famous Ostheimer Family

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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)

Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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