Overend Family History

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Overend Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire): topographic name for someone who lived at the ‘upper end’ of a settlement, from Middle English overe, uvere ‘upper’ + end ‘end’.

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


Similar surnames: Overall, Overbeck, Ovens, Overland, Overly, Overton, Overmann

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Overend Family Origin

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Overend Family Occupations

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Overend ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Coal Miner

    4%
  • Farmer

    4%
  • Joiner

    3%
  • Worsted Weaver

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Overend family was Worsted Weaver. The most common Overend occupation in the UK was Coal Miner . 4% of Overend's were Coal Miner s. Coal Miner , Farmer and Joiner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Overend.

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Overend Historical Records

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Overend Life Expectancy

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