Oberbeck Family History

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Oberbeck Name Meaning

topographic name from North German Overbeck, from Middle Low German over de beke ‘across the creek’. distinguishing name for a baker (see Beck) who lived in the upper part of a village (see Ober).

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


Similar surnames: Overbeck, Oberdick, Averbeck, Oberle, Seebeck, Overlock, Brobeck

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Oberbeck Family Origin

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Oberbeck Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Deputy Marshall

    5%
  • Farming

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Oberbeck family was Farming. Farmer, Carpenter and Deputy Marshall were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Oberbeck. The most common Oberbeck occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Oberbeck's were Farmers.

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Oberbeck Life Expectancy

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