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Re: JOHN MICHAEL OBERLANDER b. 1851 Hamberg
Posted by: Susan Oberlander McNeil Date: July 10, 2001 at 21:36:21
In Reply to: Re: JOHN MICHAEL OBERLANDER b. 1851 Hamberg by Ann Turner of 53

I am not aware that the two names are connected. My understanding is that Oberlander is of Swiss origin and means "highland farmer." You might try investigating the origin and meaning of the name Overland. Good luck with your search.


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