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WEBER - Name Meaning & Origin
Last Name Meaning & Related Resources for the Surname WEBER

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Definition: A trade name given to one skilled in the ancient craft of weaving, from the from the Middle High German word "wëber," which means weaver. WEAVER is the English variant of this surname.

Surname Origin: German

Alternate Surname Spellings: WEEBER, WEBBER, WEBERE, WEBERER, WAEBER, WEYBER, WEBERN

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Surname Finder - WEBER Genealogy & Family Resources
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WEBER Surname & Family Mailing List
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WEBER Family Genealogy Forum
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FamilySearch - WEBER Genealogy
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German Genealogy
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References: Surname Meanings & Origins

Cottle, Basil. Penguin Dictionary of Surnames. Baltimore, MD: Penguin Books, 1967.

Dorward, David. Scottish Surnames. Collins Celtic (Pocket edition), 1998.

Fucilla, Joseph. Our Italian Surnames. Genealogical Publishing Company, 2003.

Hanks, Patrick and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Great Britain: Oxford University Press, 1989.

Reaney, P.H. A Dictionary of English Surnames. Oxford University Press, 1997.

Smith, Elsdon C. American Surnames. Genealogical Publishing Company, 1997.

 

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