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Kolber Name Meaning

(also Kölber): from an agent derivative of Middle High German kolbe ‘club’, ‘cudgel’, hence an occupational name for a person who made wooden clubs, later for an armorer. (Kölber): habitational name for someone from Kolben in Württemberg or Cölbe in Hessen.

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


Similar surnames: Koller, Kober, Kelber, Kolter, Kolker, Hober, Korber, Kocher, Kolberg

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Kolber Family Origin

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Kolber Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

In 1880, the most common Kolber occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Kolber's were Farmers.

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Kolber Life Expectancy

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