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Early Origins of the Tober family

The surname Tober was first found in Austria, where the name Tober 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 Tober family

This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Tober research. Another 95 words (7 lines of text) covering the years 1524, 1698, 1711, 1719, 1756, 1758, 1777, 1785, 1789, 1810, 1822 and 1877 are included under the topic Early Tober History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Tober Spelling Variations

Spelling variations of this family name include: Tober, Teuber, Tauber, Taube, Taupfer, Teupfer, Täuber, Dauber, Dawber, Dober and many more.

Early Notables of the Tober family

During this period prominent bearers of the name Tober were Caspar Tauber (d.1524), Moravian-Austrian merchant. Matthäus Teyber (c. 1711-1785), was an Austrian violinist and court musician. His son, Anton Teyber (1756-1822), was an Austrian organist, pianist, Kapellmeister and...
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Tober Ranking

In the United States, the name Tober is the 16,311st most popular surname with an estimated 2,487 people with that name. [1]


United States Tober migration to the United States +

Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Tober Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
  • Josef and Martin Tober, who settled in Baltimore in 1890

Contemporary Notables of the name Tober (post 1700) +

  • Ronnie Tober (b. 1945), Dutch/American singer
  • Michal Tober (b. 1975), Polish politician


  1. "What are the 5,000 Most Common Last Names in the U.S.?". NameCensus.com, https://namecensus.com/last-names/


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