Ankenbauer Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Ankenbauer Name Meaning

South German and Swiss German: from Middle High German anken ‘butter’ + bur ‘farmer’, hence an occupational name for a dairy farmer. Alternatively, the first element may be a topographic term, Anke, meaning ‘slight rise in the ground’, or an old term ank ‘watery’, hence ‘farmer with fields in a wet area’.

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


Similar surnames: Lehenbauer, Neubauer, Rosenbauer, Steinbauer, Kefauver, Spanbauer

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Ankenbauer Family Origin

Where is the Ankenbauer family from?

SHOW MORE

Ankenbauer Family Occupations

What did your Ankenbauer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Ankenbauer occupation in the USA was Gardener. 30% of Ankenbauer's were Gardeners. Gardener, Farmer and Brewer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ankenbauer. A less common occupation for the Ankenbauer family was Florist.

View Census data for Ankenbauer | Data not to scale

SHOW MORE
  • Gardener

    30%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Brewer

    10%
  • Florist

    10%

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

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

Ankenbauer Historical Records

What Ankenbauer family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Ankenbauer ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Ankenbauer

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Ankenbauer Life Expectancy

What is the average Ankenbauer lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, Ankenbauer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Ankenbauer in 1956 was 48, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ankenbauer

SHOW MORE

United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ankenbauer 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.

Famous Ankenbauer Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)

Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Look up another name