Early Origins of the Ferfers family
The surname Ferfers 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.
Early History of the Ferfers family
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Ferfers 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 Ferfers family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Ferfers family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Fridrich Farber, who made his home in Virginia in 1775 and remained there after fighting in the American Revolution, Henry Farber, who settled in Philadelphia in 1840.