Name origin: Latin
Name meaning: Little one
Name meaning: Americanized form of Dutch and Belgian Overstraete, a
topographic name for someone who lived ‘on the other side of the
street’, or a habitational name from a place so named. According to
Debrabandere this is a Brabantine name, originating from the Hof ter
Overstraeten in Sint-Martens-Lennik.