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Overbaugh Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Oberbach, a topographic and perhaps a habitational name, from ober ‘upper’ + Bach ‘stream’, ‘creek’.

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


Similar surnames: Sharbaugh, Osenbaugh, Overkamp, Buterbaugh, Keebaugh, Tombaugh

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Overbaugh Family Origin

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Overbaugh Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    54%
  • Farm Servant

    23%
  • Carpenter

    15%
  • Janitress

    8%

In 1881, Farmer, Farm Servant and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Overbaugh. The most common Overbaugh occupation in Canada was Farmer. 54% of Overbaugh's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Overbaugh family was Janitress.

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Overbaugh Historical Records

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Overbaugh Life Expectancy

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