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Overson Family Origin

Where is the Overson family from?

Overson Family Occupations

What did your Overson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Accountant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Overson. The most common Overson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 61% of Overson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Overson family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

    61%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Accountant

    4%
  • Blacksmith

    4%

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

Overson Historical Records

What Overson family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Search 1940's US census records for Overson

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Overson. 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 Overson. For the veterans among your Overson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Overson Life Expectancy

What is the average Overson lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Overson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Overson in 1952 was 27, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Overson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Overson 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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