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Overfelt Name Meaning

Dutch: habitational name from any of various minor places in Belgium and the Netherlands called Overveld, meaning ‘across the field’.

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


Similar surnames: Verhelst, Overbeek, Overberg, Overholt, Overfield, Verley, Vernet

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Overfelt Family Origin

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Overfelt Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    77%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Night Watch

    5%

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In 1880, the most common Overfelt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 77% of Overfelt's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Overfelt family was Night Watch. Farmer, Carpenter and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Overfelt.

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Overfelt Historical Records

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Overfelt Life Expectancy

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