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3/6/2020, 10:07 AM Mike C
9/13/2015, 2:11 PM Beautiful Victory
9/13/2015, 12:42 PM Teri Overholser

Name Overholser
Type Surname (from location)
Pronounced Pron. Over hole sir(Swiss German)
Other Forms FormsOberholtzer, Oberholtz, Overholtzer, Oberholser
Edit Status Statusnot set

Meaning & History

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.
Added 9/13/2015 by Teri Overholser