Falb Name Meaning

German: nickname for someone with a pale complexion or fair hair, from Middle High German valwe, val ‘pale’. The word Falb(e) is used today only to denote the color of a horse.

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


Similar surnames: Fall, Kalb, Falbo, Falk, Salb, Garb, Hall, Palm, Taub, Halm

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Falb Family Origin

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Falb Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Laborer

    22%
  • Day Laborer

    11%
  • Sculptor

    11%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Day Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Falb. The most common Falb occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Falb's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Falb family was Sculptor.

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Falb Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, Falb life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Falb in 1962 was 65, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Falb

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