Type Surname (from location)
Usage German (Swiss)
Pronounced Pron. Over hole sir
Other Forms FormsOberholtzer, Oberholtz, Overholtzer, Oberholser
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Contributor Contrib.Teri Overholser on 9/13/2015
The Oberholtzer family originated in the Swiss village of Oberholtz, south of Zurich, before the 15th century. However, in 1661, one family left Switzerland for the Palatinate in Germany.