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Obenauf Name Meaning

topographic name for someone who lived ‘up there’. alternatively, it may be a nickname for an upstart or a go-getter, from the same word in the sense ‘up on top’.

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


Similar surnames: Obenhaus, Obenauer, Beu, Sberna, Beach, Abend, Overall, Hoerauf, Bena

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Obenauf Family Origin

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Obenauf Family Occupations

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  • Butcher

    50%
  • Works In Oil Refinery

    50%

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In 1880, Butcher and Works In Oil Refinery were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Obenauf. The most common Obenauf occupation in the USA was Butcher. 50% of Obenauf's were Butchers.

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Obenauf Life Expectancy

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