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Farber Early Origins



The surname Farber was first found in Austria, where the name Farber became noted for its many branches in the region, each house acquiring a status and influence which was envied by the princes of the region. In their later history the name became a power unto themselves and were elevated to the ranks of nobility as they grew into this most influential family.

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Farber Spelling Variations


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Farber Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Fearber, Farber, Ferber, Farbman, Fariarz, Farbiasz, Farbstein, Farbszstein, Ferver, Ferfers, Farberson, Farbersohn and many more.

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Farber Early History


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Farber Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Farber research. Another 167 words (12 lines of text) covering the years 1485 and 1534 are included under the topic Early Farber History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Farber Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Farber Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Farber Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Farber Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • William Farber, who arrived in New England in 1638

Farber Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Johan Friederich Farber, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1751
  • Adam Farber, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1765
  • Fridrich Farber made his home in Virginia in 1775

Farber Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Charles Farber, who arrived in New Orleans, La in 1829
  • Henry Farber settled in Philadelphia in 1840
  • Adelheid Farber arrived in New York in 1840
  • Katharina Farber came to Ohio in 1854
  • Friedr Farber, who arrived in America in 1856

Farber Settlers in Canada in the 19th Century

  • John Farber settled in Ontario in 1871

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Contemporary Notables of the name Farber (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Farber (post 1700)



  • Norma Holzmann Farber (1909-1984), American children's book writer and poet
  • Sidney Farber (1903-1973), American pediatric pathologist, eponym of Farber disease
  • Marvin Farber (1901-1980), American philosopher
  • Emanuel "Manny" Farber (1917-2008), American painter
  • Brian Farber (b. 1982), American soccer player
  • Bibi Farber (b. 1963), American Punk rocker
  • Zulima Farber (b. 1946), former Attorney General of New Jersey
  • Stacey Anne Farber (b. 1987), Canadian actress, best known for role on Degrassi: The Next Generation
  • Barry Farber (b. 1930), American conservative radio talk show host, author and language-learning enthusiast

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Suggested Readings for the name Farber


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Suggested Readings for the name Farber



  • Farber and Allied Families of Burkhart, Hildebrand, and Albaugh by Richard H. Dodge.
  • Farber Families of an Early Ohio Pioneer Who Settled Sandy Creek Valley, Tuscarawas County, Ohio, in 1806 by Samuel Edwin Weaver.

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Siebmacher, J.J. Siebmacher's Grosses Wappenbuch 35 Volumes. Germany: Bauer & Raspe. Print.
    2. Kapff, Rudolf. Schwäbische Geschlechtsnamen. Stuttgart: Verlag Silberburg, 1927. Print.
    3. Jones, George F. The Germans of Colonial Georgia 1733-1783 Revised edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1986. Print. (ISBN 0806311614).
    4. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    5. Fogleman, Aaron Spencer. Journeys German Immigration, Settlement and Political Culture in Colonial America 1717-1775. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1986. Print. (ISBN 978-0812215489).
    6. Göbel, Otto. Niederdeutsche Familiennamen der Gegenwart Wolfshagen-Schäbentz. Franz: Westphal, 1936. Print.
    7. Fogleman, Aaron Spencer. Hopeful Journeys German Immigration, Settlement, and Political Culture in Colonial America 1717-1775. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1986. Print. (ISBN 978-0812215489).
    8. Nied, Edmund. Fraenkische Familiennamen urkundlich gesammelt und sprachlich gedeutet. Heidelberg: C. Winter, 1933. Print.
    9. Rupp, Daniel L. A Collection of Upwards of Thirty Thousand Names of German, Swiss, Dutch, French and Other Immigrants to Pennsylvania from 1727 to 1776. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 2000. Print. (ISBN 978-0806303024).
    10. Siebmacher, J.J. Siebmachers Wappenbuch. München, Battenberg: 1975. Print.
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    The Farber Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Farber Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 6 September 2013 at 08:48.

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