Overley Family History

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Overley Name Meaning

English: variant of Overly.

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

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Overley Family Origin

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Overley Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Blacksmith

    9%
  • Farming

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Overley. The most common Overley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Overley's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Overley family was Farming.

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Overley Historical Records

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Overley Life Expectancy

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