Hausknecht Family History

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Hausknecht Name Meaning

German: occupational name from Middle High German hus ‘house’ + knëcht ‘boy’, ‘servant’, slao a town-hall messenger.

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


Similar surnames: Bauknecht, Houseknecht, Holzknecht, Knecht, Gutknecht, Barfknecht

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Hausknecht Family Origin

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Hausknecht Family Occupations

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

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  • Cabinet Maker

    22%
  • Laborer

    22%
  • Cigar Maker

    11%
  • Farm Laborer

    11%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hausknecht family was Farm Laborer. Cabinet Maker, Laborer and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hausknecht. The most common Hausknecht occupation in the USA was Cabinet Maker. 22% of Hausknecht's were Cabinet Makers.

Source: Census data for Hausknecht | Data not to scale

Hausknecht Historical Records

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Hausknecht Life Expectancy

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Famous Hausknecht Family

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