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Origin and popularity of the name FOSBERG

Origin

Fosberg : 1: Norwegian: variant of Fossberg a habitational name from a farm named Fossberg from Old Norse fors ‘waterfall’ + berg ‘mountain hill’.2: Americanized form of Swedish Forsberg.

Source : DAFN2 : Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, ©2022 by Patrick Hanks and Oxford University Press

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Last name frequency

Geographic distribution of the 141 individuals with the name FOSBERG on Geneanet.

 

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    spencej
    (18 individuals)
    ckfosberg
    (12 individuals)
    toremorck
    (11 individuals)
    dcnbill
    (6 individuals)

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