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Altenburg Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of various places called Altenburg, literally ‘old fort’, generally denoting the site of a Roman fort or prehistoric earthwork.

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

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Altenburg Family Origin

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Altenburg Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Hotel Keeper

    7%
  • Tailor

    7%
  • Farming

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Altenburg family was Farming. Farmer, Hotel Keeper and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Altenburg. The most common Altenburg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Altenburg's were Farmers.

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Altenburg Historical Records

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Altenburg Life Expectancy

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