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Karber Name Meaning

German: unexplained; perhaps from an agent derivative of Middle High German karwe ‘field caraway’. German: probably a habitational name for someone from either Grosskarben or Kleinkarben in Hesse.

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


Similar surnames: Kamber, Arber, Karrer, Farber, Garber, Karter, Karger, Kober, Barber

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Karber Family Origin

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Karber Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Butcher

    14%
  • Blacksmith

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%

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In 1880, the most common Karber occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Karber's were Farmers. Farmer, Butcher and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Karber. A less common occupation for the Karber family was Laborer.

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Karber Historical Records

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Karber Life Expectancy

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