Ed•win P. Ger•ber
|ĕd’wĭn pē gûr’bûr|
1. Climate scientist,
currently an Associate Professor in the Center for Atmosphere Ocean
Science and Mathematics at New York
Institute of Mathematical Sciences, and an Associate Editor for
the Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society.
2. Cyclist, harmonica player, fledgling cook, outdoors enthusiast trying out the city life, and adventurer.
3. Son, brother, husband, and father.
DERIVATIVES Ed Gerber, Eddie (dated)
ORIGIN Forename from my grandfather Edwin Rosenthaler (1921-1963), who was named after his grandfather, Edwin Howe (1868-?). P for Paul, also the middle name of my father. Surname traced as far back as my great-great-great-grandfather Abraham Gerber (?-1919), originally from Holland. His son Abel (1867-1931) had immigrated to Grand Rapids, MI by 1889.