Backhus Family History

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Backhus Name Meaning

North German form of Backhaus. English: variant of Backus.

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

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Backhus Family Origin

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Backhus Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Brick Mason

    20%
  • Grocer

    20%
  • Taylor

    20%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Backhus family was Taylor. The most common Backhus occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Backhus's were Farmers. Farmer, Brick Mason and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Backhus.

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Backhus Life Expectancy

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