Obermeyer Family History

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Obermeyer Name Meaning

German: distinguishing name for the tenant farmer (see Meyer) of the upper farm in a settlement (see Ober).

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


Similar surnames: Ostermeier, Rodemeyer, Tiemeyer, Bergmeier, Wiedmeyer, Neumeyer

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Obermeyer Family Origin

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Obermeyer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    16%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Brick Mason

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Obermeyer family was Brick Mason. The most common Obermeyer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 16% of Obermeyer's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Obermeyer.

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Obermeyer Historical Records

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Obermeyer Life Expectancy

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