Zerby Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Zerbe.

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


Similar surnames: Zerba, Eby, Herb, Carby, Zerbel, Zerbe, Berry, Erny, Jerry, Terry

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Zerby Family Origin

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Zerby Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    24%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Blacksmith

    4%

United States shown, England data unavailable

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Zerby family was Blacksmith. The most common Zerby occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Zerby's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Zerby.

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Zerby Historical Records

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Zerby Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Zerby life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Zerby in 1959 was 50, and 87 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zerby

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