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Profiles

  • Herbert (deceased)
  • Alfred Joseph Herbert (1877 - 1947)
    Reference: Ancestry Genealogy - SmartCopy : Sep 3 2019, 9:11:16 UTC
  • Hon. Algernon Herbert (1792 - 1855)
  • Alice Herbert (deceased)
    See Peter Bartrum, (February 1, 2018; Anne Brannen, curator) See Peter Bartrum, (September 4, 2019; Anne Brannen, curator)
  • Alice Herbert (c.1508 - 1624)
    See Peter Bartrum, (February 1, 2018; Anne Brannen, curator)

About the Herbert surname

I don't know whether the name is English, Irish or German, but I think it's one of those. Anyone know?

English Monmouthshire

(origin Saxon) From Here, a soldier, and beorht, bright--an expert soldier, or the glory of an army; famous in war.

Source: An Etymological Dictionary of Family and Christian Names With an Essay on their Derivation and Import; Arthur, William, M.A.; New York, NY: Sheldon, Blake, Bleeker & CO., 1857.