Silber Family History

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Silber Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from Middle High German silber, German Silber ‘silver’; a metonymic occupational name for a silversmith, or often, in the case of the Jewish surname, an ornamental name.

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


Similar surnames: Silver, Silberg, Salber, Bieber, Sieber, Stuber, Stober, Kilber

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Silber Family Origin

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Silber Family Occupations

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  • Shoemaker

    33%
  • Boot Maker

    17%
  • City Missionary

    17%
  • Merchant

    17%

In 1881, the most common Silber occupation in the UK was Shoemaker. 33% of Silber's were Shoemakers. A less common occupation for the Silber family was Merchant. Shoemaker, Boot Maker and City Missionary were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Silber.

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Silber Historical Records

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Silber Life Expectancy

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