Oz Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Oh, Ou, Oe, Om, Oza, On, O, Ow, Ok, Ji

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Oz Family Origin

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Oz Family Occupations

What did your Oz ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Tool Maker was the top reported job for people in the US named Oz.

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Tool Maker
    100%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Oz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Oz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Oz census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 238 immigration records available for the last name Oz. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 99 military records available for the last name Oz. For the veterans among your Oz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Oz Life Expectancy

What is the average Oz lifespan?

Between 1975 and 2002, in the United States, Oz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Oz in 1975 was 56, and 79 in 2002.

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