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Althaus Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from German altes Haus ‘old house’, a habitational name for someone who lived in a building known as ‘the old house’ or from a place so named, for example in Hessen.

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


Similar surnames: Neuhaus, Holthaus, Grothaus, Altemus, Feldhaus, Haus, Gelhaus

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Althaus Family Origin

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Althaus Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Baker

    8%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Bar Keeper

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Baker and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Althaus. A less common occupation for the Althaus family was Bar Keeper. The most common Althaus occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Althaus's were Farmers.

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Althaus Life Expectancy

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