Bax Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Back 2. German: from a short form of a Germanic personal name, related to Old High German bagan ‘to fight’. North German form of Backhaus.

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

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Bax Family Origin

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Bax Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Grocer

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bax family was Grocer. The most common Bax occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Bax's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bax.

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Bax Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Bax life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Bax in 1960 was 75, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bax

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