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Derbes Name Meaning

German: nickname from a derivative of Middle Low German derve ‘strong’, ‘tough’, ‘simple’, or perhaps a reduced form of Der(b)fuss, literally ‘strong foot’; presumably a nickname.

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


Similar surnames: Erbes, Berkes, Deren, Deubel, Erber, Deibel, Gerber, Werber, Berges

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Derbes Family Origin

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Derbes Family Occupations

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  • Autioneer

    50%
  • Storekeeper

    50%

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In 1880, the most common Derbes occupation in the USA was Autioneer. 50% of Derbes's were Autioneers. Autioneer and Storekeeper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Derbes.

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