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Ahrens Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: patronymic from the personal name Arend (see Arndt). Jewish (Ashkenazic): assimilation of the Jewish patronymic Aarons to the German name, which has a similar pronunciation.

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

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Ahrens Family Origin

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Ahrens Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Grocer

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ahrens family was Grocer. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ahrens. The most common Ahrens occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Ahrens's were Farmers.

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Ahrens Life Expectancy

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