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Himelfarb Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name composed of German Himmel ‘heaven’, ‘sky’ + Farbe ‘color’.

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


Similar surnames: Himmelfarb, Himmelman, Hemmelgarn, Helmer, Himel, Himmler, Helfand

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Himelfarb Family Origin

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Himelfarb Family Occupations

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Himelfarb Historical Records

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Himelfarb Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Himelfarb life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Himelfarb in 1962 was 82, and 85 in 2004.

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