Baack Name Meaning

North German (Frisian) and Dutch: either from a reduced form of the Germanic personal name Baldeke (a short form of any of the compound names with the first element bald ‘bold’, for example Baldewin) or from Middle Low German baec, bake ‘pork’, ‘bacon’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a butcher or pig farmer.

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

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Baack Family Origin

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Baack Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    63%
  • Keep Saloon

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Priest

    13%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Baack family was Priest. Farmer, Keep Saloon and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Baack. The most common Baack occupation in the USA was Farmer. 63% of Baack's were Farmers.

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Between 1948 and 2004, Baack life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Baack in 1948 was 38, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Baack

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