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Oveson Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Danish and Norwegian Ovesen, a patronymic from the personal name Ove, a Danish form of the older Aghi, with a second element which probably meant ‘spear’.

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


Similar surnames: Okeson, Ohlson, Iveson, Ouverson, Oleson, Iverson, Olson, Svenson

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Oveson Family Origin

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Oveson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Farming

    33%

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In 1880, Farmer and Farming were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Oveson. The most common Oveson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Oveson's were Farmers.

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