Korber Family History

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Korber Name Meaning

German (also Körber) and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a basketmaker, from an agent derivative of Korb.

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


Similar surnames: Koerber, Kober, Korver, Kolber, Karber, Korbel, Hober, Farber, Korb

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Korber Family Origin

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Korber Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Shoemaker

    7%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Korber family was Shoemaker. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Korber. The most common Korber occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Korber's were Farmers.

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Korber Historical Records

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Korber Life Expectancy

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