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Where is the Overbey family from?
You can see how Overbey families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Overbey family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Overbey families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 6 Overbey families living in Virginia. This was about 32% of all the recorded Overbey's in USA. Virginia had the highest population of Overbey families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Overbey surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Overbey. 34% of Overbey men worked as a Farmer and 14% of Overbey women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Overbey were Truck Driver and Teacher. .