Overall Family History

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Overall Name Meaning

English: topographic name composed of Middle English overe, uvere ‘upper’ + hall ‘hall’. Translated form (literal) of German Überall, a nickname for a know-it-all.

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

Similar surnames: Overly, Averill, Stegall, Overholt, Krall, Coverdale, Covell, Overton

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Overall Family Origin

Where is the Overall family from?

Overall Family Occupations

What did your Overall ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Farmworker and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Overall. 3% of Overall men worked as a Farmworker and 51% of Overall women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Overall were Railway Clerk and Incapacitated

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Farmworker
  • Horseman On Farm
  • Lorry Driver
  • Railway Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Housewife
  • Incapacitated

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Overall Historical Records

What Overall family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 25,000 census records available for the last name Overall. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Overall census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Overall. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 15,000 military records available for the last name Overall. For the veterans among your Overall ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Overall Life Expectancy

What is the average Overall lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Overall life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Overall in 1953 was 42, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Overall

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Overall ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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