Lorber Family History

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Lorber Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a grocer, a seller of herbs and spices, from Middle High German lörber ‘laurel’, ‘bay (tree)’. Slovenian: nickname from lorber, an informal word meaning ‘laurel’, ‘bay’, of German origin (see 1 above).

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


Similar surnames: Lober, Loder, Lerner, Kober, Forer, Lotter, Sorber, Lobel, Farber

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Lorber Family Origin

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Lorber Family Occupations

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  • At Home

    9%
  • Cooper

    9%
  • Farmer

    9%
  • General Laborer

    9%

In 1880, the most common Lorber occupation in the USA was At Home. 9% of Lorber's were At Homes. A less common occupation for the Lorber family was General Laborer. At Home, Cooper and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lorber.

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Lorber Historical Records

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Lorber Life Expectancy

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