Alber Family History
Alber Name Meaning
German:: from the personal name Alber a shortened form of either Adalbert (see Albert ) or Adalbero (from elements meaning ‘noble bear’). topographic name from Middle High German alber(boum) ‘white poplar’ from Old High German albari (ultimately from Latin albus ‘white pale’) for someone who lived near a prominent group of poplars.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press