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Forbeck Name Meaning

Respelling of German Vorbeck, a habitational name from Vorbeck near Güstrow in Mecklenburg-West Pomerania.

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


Similar surnames: Vorbeck, Forberg, Bobeck, Torbeck, Kolbeck, Norbeck, Harbeck

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Forbeck Family Origin

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Forbeck Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Blacksmith

    11%
  • Carpenter

    11%
  • Tailor

    11%

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In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Forbeck. A less common occupation for the Forbeck family was Tailor. The most common Forbeck occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Forbeck's were Farmers.

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Forbeck Historical Records

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Forbeck Life Expectancy

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