Overholt Family History
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Overholt Name Meaning
Dutch: Americanized spelling of Overhoud, a topographic name for someone who lived ‘across the woods’. Americanized spelling of German Oberholz, a topographic name from from Middle High German ober ‘above’ (or German ober- ‘upper’) + holz ‘wood’ (see Oberholtzer).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Overlock, Overkamp, Overly, Overcast, Osterholt, Verhelst, Verhulst