Erber Family History
Erber Name Meaning
German: of uncertain derivation; several etymologies have been suggested: habitational name for someone from any of the places called Erb or Erp. from the personal name Erb (Germanic Erpo). status name for the owner of an inherited farm, Erbhof. from a byname from Middle High German erbære ‘honorable’, ‘noble’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press