Zerbe Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place near Magdeburg named Zerben.

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


Similar surnames: Gerde, Berube, Elbe, Berge, Zelle, Nerby, Zarse, Erb, Erbe, Merle

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Zerbe Family Origin

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Zerbe Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Carpenter

    8%

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

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Zerbe Historical Records

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Zerbe Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1949 and 2004, Zerbe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Zerbe in 1949 was 49, and 86 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zerbe

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