Anhalt Family History

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Anhalt Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place called Anholt in Westphalia, which is named from Middle Low German an ‘at’ + holt ‘wood’, or from the old county and castle of Anhalt, named from late Middle High German anhalt ‘stopping point’.

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


Similar surnames: Halt, Ahalt, Aronhalt, Hall, Ahart, Angst, Nast, Banwart, Halm, Thaut

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Anhalt Family Origin

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Anhalt Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Carpenter

    14%
  • Dealer In Wool & Hides

    14%
  • Farming

    14%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Anhalt family was Farming. Farmer, Carpenter and Dealer In Wool & Hides were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Anhalt. The most common Anhalt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Anhalt's were Farmers.

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Anhalt Historical Records

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Anhalt Life Expectancy

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