Obermann Family History

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Obermann Name Meaning

topographic name from German ober ‘upper’, ‘above’ (see Ober), with the addition of man ‘man’. This may have referred to someone living in an upper part of a village or to someone living on an upper story of an apartment block. status name for an overseer or arbitrator.

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


Similar surnames: Bermann, Overmann, Hoberman, Ostermann, Berman, Bergmann, Rehmann

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Obermann Family Origin

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Obermann Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Basket Maker

    7%
  • Brewery Prop.

    7%
  • Carpenter

    7%

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In 1880, the most common Obermann occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Obermann's were Farmers. Farmer, Basket Maker and Brewery Prop. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Obermann. A less common occupation for the Obermann family was Carpenter.

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Obermann Life Expectancy

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