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Bechtold Name Meaning

Southwestern German: from the personal name Bechtold, a dialect variant of Berthold.

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


Similar surnames: Berchtold, Bechthold, Bechtol, Becht, Brechtel, Bechtel, Beightol

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Bechtold Family Origin

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Bechtold Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Cigar Maker

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bechtold. A less common occupation for the Bechtold family was Cigar Maker. The most common Bechtold occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Bechtold's were Farmers.

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Bechtold Historical Records

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Bechtold Life Expectancy

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