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Backhaus Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German backhus ‘bakehouse’, hence a topographic name for someone who lived at a communal bake oven.

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


Similar surnames: Backus, Backman, Dieckhaus, Kamphaus, Bickhart, Barkus, Althaus

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Backhaus Family Origin

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Backhaus Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Tailor

    4%

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

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Backhaus Life Expectancy

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