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Zerbst Name Meaning

German: habitational namne from Zerbst in Saxony-Anhalt.

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


Similar surnames: Herbst, Zerbe, Geist, Heist, Zerby, Ferst, Gerst, Berst, Ernst, Zerba

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Zerbst Family Origin

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Zerbst Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Grocer

    33%
  • Tailor

    33%

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In 1880, Farmer and Grocer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Zerbst. A less common occupation for the Zerbst family was Tailor. The most common Zerbst occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Zerbst's were Farmers.

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Zerbst Historical Records

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Zerbst Life Expectancy

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