Sarber Family History

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Sarber Name Meaning

Perhaps an altered spelling of German Sauber.

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

Similar surnames: Sauber, Arber, Scarber, Karber, Sharber, Sober, Karner, Barber

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Sarber Family Origin

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Sarber Family Occupations

What did your Sarber ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Sarber occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Sarber's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sarber. A less common occupation for the Sarber family was Coal Miner.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Coal Miner


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Sarber Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Sarber. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sarber census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 386 immigration records available for the last name Sarber. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 751 military records available for the last name Sarber. For the veterans among your Sarber ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sarber Life Expectancy

What is the average Sarber lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Sarber life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Sarber in 1955 was 51, and 75 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sarber ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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