Jacobus Family History

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Jacobus Name Meaning

Dutch and German: humanistic Latinate form of Jakob.

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


Similar surnames: Jacobi, Jacob, Jackels, Albus, Jakob, Backhus, Carolus, Mabus

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Jacobus Family Origin

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Jacobus Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    3%

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In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jacobus. The most common Jacobus occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Jacobus's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Jacobus family was Laborer.

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Jacobus Historical Records

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Jacobus Life Expectancy

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Famous Jacobus Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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