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Orbach Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Auerbach, in which the first element has become associated with German Ohr ‘ear’. Eastern German: variant of Urbach, a Sorbian pet form of Urban. German: habitational name from Orbach in North Rhine-Westphalia.

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

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Orbach Family Origin

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Orbach Family Occupations

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  • Dry Good Peddler

    50%
  • Shoemaker

    50%

In 1880, the most common Orbach occupation in the USA was Dry Good Peddler. 50% of Orbach's were Dry Good Peddlers. Dry Good Peddler and Shoemaker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Orbach.

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Orbach Life Expectancy

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