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Breithaupt Name Meaning

German: nickname for a man with a broad head, from Middle High German breit ‘broad’ + houpt ‘head’. Compare Bredehoft.

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

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Breithaupt Family Origin

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Breithaupt Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Tailor

    11%
  • Cabinet Finisher

    6%
  • Cooper

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Tailor and Cabinet Finisher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Breithaupt. The most common Breithaupt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Breithaupt's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Breithaupt family was Cooper.

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Breithaupt Historical Records

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Breithaupt Life Expectancy

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