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Where is the Oyer family from?
You can see how Oyer families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Oyer family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Oyer families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 19 Oyer families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 48% of all the recorded Oyer's in the USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Oyer families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Oyer surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Oyer. 23% of Oyer men worked as a Farmer and 14% of Oyer women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Oyer were Carpenter and Clerk.