Ferber History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms

Early Origins of the Ferber family

The surname Ferber 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.

Important Dates for the Ferber family

This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Ferber research. Another 84 words (6 lines of text) covering the years 1485 and 1534 are included under the topic Early Ferber History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Ferber Spelling Variations

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

Early Notables of the Ferber family (pre 1700)

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Ferber migration to the United States

Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Ferber Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
  • Anna Maria Ferber, who settled in New York in 1710
  • Johan Jacob Ferber, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1744 [1]
  • Philipp Ferber, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1750 [1]
  • Johann Wilhelm Ferber, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1751 [1]
  • Hans Adam Ferber, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1751 [1]
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)
Ferber Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
  • F W Ferber, who landed in North America in 1832 [1]
  • Peter Ferber, who arrived in New York, NY in 1835 [1]
  • Johanna Ferber, who landed in New Orleans, La in 1850 [1]
  • Anna Ferber, who landed in New Orleans, La in 1850 [1]
  • Franz Ferber, who arrived in New Orleans, La in 1850 [1]
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Contemporary Notables of the name Ferber (post 1700)

  • Richard Ferber, American physician, inventor of the Ferber method
  • Herbert Ferber (1906-1991), American sculptor and painter
  • Edna Ferber (1885-1968), American novelist, author and playwright
  • William J. Ferber, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1924; Candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1928 [2]
  • Martin J. Ferber, American Republican politician, Mayor of River Edge, New Jersey, 1944-45; Delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1956, 1960, 1964 [2]
  • J. Bernard Ferber, American Republican politician, Member of Massachusetts State House of Representatives Tenth Suffolk District, 1905 [2]
  • Helen O. Ferber, American politician, Candidate for Michigan State Senate 17th District, 1948 [2]
  • Albert Ferber (b. 1923), German wrestler
  • Ferdinand Ferber (1862-1909), French Army captain who built early gliders and eventually motorized airplanes
  • Mel Ferber (1922-2003), Emmy-nominated TV director and producer
  • ... (Another 1 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Citations

  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  2. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, January 12) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
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