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Overmann Name Meaning

North German: topographic name for someone who lived on the bank of a river, from Middle Low German over ‘river bank’ + man ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Obermann, Ostermann, Oppermann, Bermann, Rehmann, Liermann, Overman

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Overmann Family Origin

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Overmann Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • F. And Gardener

    10%
  • Shoemaker

    10%

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In 1880, the most common Overmann occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Overmann's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and F. And Gardener were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Overmann. A less common occupation for the Overmann family was Shoemaker.

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Overmann Historical Records

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Overmann Life Expectancy

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