Oberhelman Family History

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Oberhelman Name Meaning

German (Oberhellmann): topographic name for someone who lived at the upper part of a wild and steep tract of land, from ober ‘upper’ + Hell (Middle High German ober ‘upper’ + helle ‘hell’, also ‘steep, wild terrain’) + Mann ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Obermann, Berkman, Seelman, Berman, Fehlman, Abelman, Wesselman

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Oberhelman Family Origin

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Oberhelman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Grocer

    10%
  • Keeps Coal Yard

    10%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Oberhelman. A less common occupation for the Oberhelman family was Keeps Coal Yard. The most common Oberhelman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Oberhelman's were Farmers.

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Oberhelman Historical Records

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Oberhelman Life Expectancy

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