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Overberg Name Meaning

Dutch: habitational name from places named Overberg (for example to the east of Utrecht), meaning ‘over the hill’. Swedish (Överberg): ornamental or topographic name from över ‘over’ + berg ‘mountain’.

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


Similar surnames: Osterberg, Ostberg, Overbeck, Heiberg, Soderberg, Selberg, Enberg

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Overberg Family Origin

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Overberg Family Occupations

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  • Brick Maker

    29%
  • Dairyman

    14%
  • Farm Hand

    14%
  • Keeping House

    14%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Overberg family was Keeping House. Brick Maker, Dairyman and Farm Hand were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Overberg. The most common Overberg occupation in the USA was Brick Maker. 29% of Overberg's were Brick Makers.

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Overberg Historical Records

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Overberg Life Expectancy

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Famous Overberg Family

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)

Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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