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Overton Genealogy & History

Overton is an English locational surname from several towns named such in various parts of England. It likely comes from the Old English ufera, for upper, or ofer, meaning a riverbank, and tun, which means a farm or settlement, combining to indicate an upper farm, or one on the banks of a river. Overton family history begins with Geoffrey de Overton, noted in the Hundred Rolls of Shropshire in 1273. Some notable members of Overton genealogy are Portland founder William Overton; widely-traveled point guard Doug Overton; composer, jazz pianist, and music teacher Hall Overton; and Cheesecake Factory founder and CEO David Overton.


Overton Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
Aahmes Overton-- --, 1914March 5,2002TN
Bailey Overton-- --, 1899November ,1973TN
Caddie Overton-- --, 1906November 27,2001VA
Dabney Overton-- --, 1911December ,1978VA

Overton Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
Earl Overton-- --, 1883January ,1974Union Point,GA
Faith Overton-- --, 1924February 26,2000Jefferson,OR
Gail Overton-- --, 1935February 17,2002Saddle River,NJ
H Lucille Overton-- --, 1910June 17,2005Duncanville,TX

Overton Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Aaron OvertonGrace LawrenceOctober 16,1935Wake, NC
Bennie OvertonMary ThompsonJuly 12,1934Wake, NC
Charles OvertonNancy EvansJune 14,1958Wake, NC
Gerry OvertonSharron JacksonMarch 5,1989Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After Overton

1753rd: Varner1754th: Nagel
1755th: Lim1756th: Andrade
1757th: Mosher1758th: Payton
1759th: Spicer1760th: Naylor
1761st: Greco1762nd: Baumann

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