Zerbe Family History

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Zerbe Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place near Magdeburg named Zerben.

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

Similar surnames: Gerde, Berube, Elbe, Berge, Zelle, Nerby, Zarse, Erb, Erbe, Merle

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Zerbe Family Origin

Where is the Zerbe family from?

Zerbe Family Occupations

What did your Zerbe ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Zerbe.

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Zerbe Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Zerbe. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Zerbe census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 927 immigration records available for the last name Zerbe. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Zerbe. For the veterans among your Zerbe ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Zerbe Life Expectancy

What is the average Zerbe lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Zerbe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Zerbe in 1949 was 49, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zerbe

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Zerbe ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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