Overbay Family History

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Overbay Name Meaning

Norwegian or Danish: variant of Overby.

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

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Overbay Family Origin

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Overbay Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    61%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Agent For Paper Mill

    6%
  • Dry Goods Merchant

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Agent For Paper Mill were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Overbay. A less common occupation for the Overbay family was Dry Goods Merchant. The most common Overbay occupation in the USA was Farmer. 61% of Overbay's were Farmers.

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Overbay Historical Records

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Overbay Life Expectancy

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Famous Overbay Family

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)

Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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