The surname Garb was first found in Austria, where this family name became a prominent contributor to the development of the district from ancient times. Always prominent in social affairs, the name Garb became an integral part of that turbulent region as it emerged to form alliances with other families within the Feudal System and the nation.
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Spelling variations of this family name include: Garbe, Garber, Garbers, Garbes, Garberer, Gharb, Gharber, Garbee, Garp, Garpe and many more.
Early Notables of the Garb family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Garb family
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Johannes Garber and Hans Garber also came to Philadelphia in 1736 and 1737 respectively; Georg Garbsch, accompanied by his wife, Maria Elisabeth Riedel, and their seven children, was listed as having arrived in America in 1840.