Early Origins of the Harb family
The surname Harb was first found in Swabia, where the name Harbach made an important early contribution to the feudal
society which represented the backbone of early Europe. The name Harbach became prominent in local
affairs and branched into many houses which played important roles in the savage tribal and national conflicts, in which each group sought power and status in an ever changing territorial profile.
Early History of the Harb family
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Harb Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Harbach, Harbacher, Harbbach, Harbbache, Harback, Harbacke, Harbak, Harbakke, Harbeck, Herbach, Herback, Herbecke, Herbek, Herbacher, Herbbach, Herbbache, Herbecker, Herbecher, Herbbech, Herbbeche, Herbeck, Harbek, Herbak and many more.
Early Notables of the Harb family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Harb family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Harb Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- John Harb, who landed in Mississippi in 1856 CITATION[CLOSE]
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)
- Alexandre Harb, aged 38, who settled in America, in 1895
Harb Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
- Alfred Harb, aged 26, who emigrated to the United States from Graz, Austria, in 1913
- Berbera Harb, aged 14, who landed in America, in 1920
Contemporary Notables of the name Harb (post 1700)
- Joseph Harb (1940-2014), Lebanese poet and writer