Oberlander Family History

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Oberlander Name Meaning

German (Oberländer) and Jewish (Ashkenazic): topographic or habitational name from Oberland, meaning ‘higher land’, especially in the Alps, where it refers to a settled plateau above the valley bottom.

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

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Oberlander Family Origin

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Oberlander Family Occupations

What did your Oberlander ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Billiard Room

    3%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, the most common Oberlander occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Oberlander's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Billiard Room were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Oberlander. A less common occupation for the Oberlander family was Carpenter.

Source: Census data for Oberlander | Data not to scale

Oberlander Historical Records

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Oberlander Life Expectancy

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Famous Oberlander Family

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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)

Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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