Overholser Family History

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Overholser Name Meaning

Altered form of German Oberholtzer.

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

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Overholser Family Origin

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Overholser Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, the most common Overholser occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Overholser's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Overholser family was Carpenter. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Overholser.

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Overholser Historical Records

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Overholser Life Expectancy

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