Overmiller Family History

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Overmiller Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Obermüller, distinguishing name for a miller, Middle High German müller (see Mueller) who lived at the upper (Middle High German ober) mill.

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

Similar surnames: Obermiller, Ostermiller, Bemiller, Buchmiller, Loughmiller

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Overmiller Family Origin

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Overmiller Family Occupations

What did your Overmiller ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Overmiller occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Overmiller's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Overmiller family was Retail Grocer. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Overmiller.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Farming

  • Retail Grocer


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

Overmiller Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Overmiller. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Overmiller 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 12 immigration records available for the last name Overmiller. 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 274 military records available for the last name Overmiller. For the veterans among your Overmiller ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Overmiller Life Expectancy

What is the average Overmiller lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Overmiller life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Overmiller in 1965 was 64, and 60 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Overmiller

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Overmiller 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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