Barth Family History
Barth Name Meaning
German and Swiss German: nickname for a bearded man from Middle High German bart ‘beard’. This name which can not be always distinguished from 2 and 4 below is also found in France (Alsace and Lorraine) Poland Czechia Slovakia and Slovenia in the last four countries sometimes as a German translation of Slavic surnames meaning ‘beard’ or ‘bearded man’ (see Bart ). See also Beard German: habitational name from a place so named in Pomerania. German and English (Worcestershire): variant of Bart Germanized form of Polish Sorbian and Slovak Bart 3 and Czech Bárt.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022