Axt Name Meaning

German: metonymic occupational name for a woodcutter, carpenter, or maker of axes, from Middle High German ackes, axt- ‘axe’.

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

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Axt Family Origin

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Axt Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Barber

    7%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%

In 1880, the most common Axt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Axt's were Farmers. Farmer, Barber and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Axt. A less common occupation for the Axt family was Keeping House.

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Axt Historical Records

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Axt Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Axt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Axt in 1945 was 39, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Axt

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