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Achenbach Name Meaning

German: habitational name from places in Hesse and Westphalia named Achenbach, from the obsolete word Ach or Ache (from Middle High German ahe ‘water’, ‘stream’) + Bach ‘brook’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Eisenbach, Kallenbach, Reichenbach, Kaltenbach, Langenbach, Allenbach

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Achenbach Family Origin

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Achenbach Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    5%

In 1880, the most common Achenbach occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Achenbach's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Achenbach. A less common occupation for the Achenbach family was Blacksmith.

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Achenbach Historical Records

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Achenbach Life Expectancy

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