Overlin Family History

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Overlin Name Meaning

Variant of German Oberlin.

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


Similar surnames: Oberlin, Eberlin, Vertin, Kerlin, Eglin, Gerkin, Mellin, Serlin

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Overlin Family Origin

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Overlin Family Occupations

What did your Overlin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Overlin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Overlin's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Overlin. A less common occupation for the Overlin family was Dentist.

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Farm Laborer

    15%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Dentist

    8%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Overlin ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Overlin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Overlin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Overlin census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Overlin. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Overlin. For the veterans among your Overlin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Overlin Life Expectancy

What is the average Overlin lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Overlin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Overlin in 1965 was 72, and 91 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Overlin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Overlin ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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