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Zerby Family History

Zerby Name Meaning
Americanized form of German Zerbe.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

24,417 Historical Documents with Zerby on Ancestry
5,660 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
847 Military Records
125 Immigration Records
4,647 Census and Voter Lists
13,138 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Zerby Families

  • Number of Zerby families
     56 - 110
     19 - 55
     1 - 18
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Zerby last name
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Zerby last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Zerby census records

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Zerby Family Origin

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Average Life Expectancy for Zerby

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Zerby Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Zerby census records

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Zerby Civil War Service Records

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