Oberman Family History

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Oberman Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): elaborated form of Ober. German: variant of Obermann.

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


Similar surnames: Berman, Hoberman, Toberman, Perman, German, Otterman, Bermann

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Oberman Family Origin

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Oberman Family Occupations

What did your Oberman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Oberman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Oberman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Oberman family was Cabinet Maker. Farmer, Laborer and Brass Moulder were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Oberman.

View Census data for Oberman | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    37%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Brass Moulder

    5%
  • Cabinet Maker

    5%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Oberman ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Oberman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Oberman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Oberman 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Oberman. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Oberman. For the veterans among your Oberman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Oberman Life Expectancy

What is the average Oberman lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Oberman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Oberman in 1944 was 56, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Oberman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Oberman ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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