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Barkus Name Meaning

English: probably a reduced form of Barkhouse, a topographic name for someone who lived by a tannery, Middle English barkhous, or an occupational name for someone who worked in one. Lithuanian: variant of Bartkus. Czech and Slovak: unexplained.

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

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Barkus Family Origin

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Barkus Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    32%
  • Farmer

    16%
  • Butcher

    5%
  • Farming

    5%

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Barkus. The most common Barkus occupation in the USA was Laborer. 32% of Barkus's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Barkus family was Farming.

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Barkus Life Expectancy

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