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Oveson Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Danish and Norwegian Ovesen, a patronymic from the personal name Ove, a Danish form of the older Aghi, with a second element which probably meant ‘spear’.

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


Similar surnames: Okeson, Ohlson, Iveson, Ouverson, Oleson, Iverson, Olson, Svenson

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Oveson Family Origin

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Oveson Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer and Farming were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Oveson. The most common Oveson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Oveson's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Farming

    33%

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Oveson Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Oveson ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Oveson Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, Oveson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Oveson in 1960 was 52, and 81 in 2004.

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