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Early Origins of the Overmyer family
Norfolk where they held a family seat as Lords of the Manor. The Saxon influence of English history diminished after the Battle of Hastings in 1066. The language of the courts was French for the next three centuries and the Norman ambience prevailed. But Saxon surnames survived and the family name was first referenced in the 13th century when they held estates in that county.
Early History of the Overmyer family
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Overmyer Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Overman, Overer, Overy, Offerman, Oferman and others.
Early Notables of the Overmyer family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Overmyer family to the New World and Oceana
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Overmyer Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
Contemporary Notables of the name Overmyer (post 1700)
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