Forberg Family History
14-Day Free Trial
GIVE ME ACCESS
Forberg Name Meaning
Scandinavian: unexplained. German: topographic and habitational name from either of two places called Vorberg or from Vorberg-Heide in Mecklenburg-West Pomerania. According to one opinion the original form is Vorwerk and denotes the operating farm (barns and stables) in front (‘vor’) of a manor house in a parklike setting.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Fosberg, Froberg, Homberg, Friberg, Kolberg, Loberg, Hoberg, Romberg