Overbeck Family History
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Overbeck Name Meaning
English and North German: topographic name for someone who lived ‘over the creek’, from Middle English and Middle Low German over ‘over’ + beck ‘stream’, ‘creek’. Dutch: variant of Overbeek. Swedish (Överbäck): ornamental or topographic name from över ‘over’ + bäck ‘stream’, ‘creek’ (Old Norse bekkr). Altered form of German Oberbeck.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Oberbeck, Averbeck, Overlock, Oberdick, Overberg, Overbeek, Osbeck