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Niehus Name Meaning

North German: variant of Niehaus, with Low German hus as the second element.

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


Similar surnames: Niehaus, Niehues, Nienhaus, Niebur, Niess, Nehls, Tiegs, Riehle

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Niehus Family Origin

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Niehus Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    50%
  • Cooper

    25%
  • Farmer

    25%

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In 1880, the most common Niehus occupation in the USA was Laborer. 50% of Niehus's were Laborers. Laborer and Cooper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Niehus. A less common occupation for the Niehus family was Farmer.

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Niehus Life Expectancy

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