LeFevre is also spelled Ferber, LaFevre, LaFever, Lefebre, LeFever,and LeFevere. It is from the original Northern French surname Lefebvre or Lefèvre. It means smith. The Pennsylvania LeFevres is available on CD.
John, and his brother, Peter, inherited a 300 acre tract from their father, Abraham which was originally purchased by their grandfather, Isaac. They divided the tract equally between them. John had the southern half adjoining Strasburg.