Bacus Family History

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Bacus Name Meaning

Respelling of English Backus or German Backhus.

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

Similar surnames: Backs, Backus, Baccus, Bachus, Backhus, Bafus, Bayus, Jacks, Baum

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Bacus Family Origin

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Bacus Family Occupations

What did your Bacus ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Labor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bacus. The most common Bacus occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Bacus's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bacus family was Work On Farm.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farm Labor

  • Work On Farm


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Bacus ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Bacus Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bacus. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bacus census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 452 immigration records available for the last name Bacus. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 548 military records available for the last name Bacus. For the veterans among your Bacus ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bacus Life Expectancy

What is the average Bacus lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2003, in the United States, Bacus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Bacus in 1959 was 32, and 74 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bacus

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bacus ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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