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Bachman Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Bach ‘stream’, ‘creek’ + Mann ‘man’. Respelling of German Bachmann.

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


Similar surnames: Backman, Bachmann, Lachman, Beckman, Lachmann, Bauchman, Buchmann

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Bachman Family Origin

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Bachman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    5%

In 1880, the most common Bachman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Bachman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bachman family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bachman.

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Bachman Historical Records

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Bachman Life Expectancy

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