Overturf Family History

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Overturf Name Meaning

Possibly an Americanized form of German Oberdorf.

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


Similar surnames: Overdorf, Overkamp, Evert, Oester, Overmyer, Overbeck, Vetters, Vertz

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Overturf Family Origin

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Overturf Family Occupations

What did your Overturf ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Overturf. The most common Overturf occupation in the USA was Farmer. 64% of Overturf's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Overturf family was Minister.

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  • Farmer

    64%
  • Farming

    12%
  • Laborer

    3%
  • Minister

    3%

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

Overturf Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Overturf. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Overturf 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 Overturf. 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 Overturf. For the veterans among your Overturf ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Overturf Life Expectancy

What is the average Overturf lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Overturf life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Overturf in 1943 was 26, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Overturf

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Overturf 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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