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Niehaus Name Meaning

North German: topographic name from Middle Low German nie ‘new’ + hus ‘house’; or a habitational name from a common North German and Westphalian farm name with the same meaning.

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


Similar surnames: Nienhaus, Neuhaus, Niehoff, Niehus, Nieland, Niekamp, Haus, Nordhaus

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Niehaus Family Origin

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Niehaus Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Retail Grocer

    5%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Niehaus. A less common occupation for the Niehaus family was Retail Grocer. The most common Niehaus occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Niehaus's were Farmers.

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Niehaus Historical Records

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Niehaus Life Expectancy

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