Erben Name Meaning

German: patronymic from Erb or Erbe. This name was common in Bohemia in the 19th century.

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


Similar surnames: Erber, Eiben, Eben, Erbes, Ebben, Erbe, Reuben, Gebben, Eggen, Ermel

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Erben Family Origin

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Erben Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • At Home

    6%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Clerk At Carpet Store

    6%

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In 1880, the most common Erben occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Erben's were Farmers. Farmer, At Home and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Erben. A less common occupation for the Erben family was Clerk At Carpet Store.

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Erben Life Expectancy

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Between 1964 and 2004, Erben life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Erben in 1964 was 77, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Erben

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