Obermeyer Family History

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Obermeyer Name Meaning

German: distinguishing name for the tenant farmer (see Meyer) of the upper farm in a settlement (see Ober).

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


Similar surnames: Ostermeier, Rodemeyer, Tiemeyer, Bergmeier, Wiedmeyer, Neumeyer

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Obermeyer Family Origin

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Obermeyer Family Occupations

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  • Milliner

    25%
  • Piano Maker

    25%
  • Printer

    25%
  • Tailoress

    25%

In 1881, Milliner, Piano Maker and Printer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Obermeyer. A less common occupation for the Obermeyer family was Tailoress. The most common Obermeyer occupation in Canada was Milliner. 25% of Obermeyer's were Milliners.

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Obermeyer Historical Records

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Obermeyer Life Expectancy

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