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Drish Family History

Drish Name Meaning
Probably a variant of North German Driesch, a topographic name for someone who lived by an uncultivated piece of land used for pasture, or a habitational name from any of several places in Rhineland called Driesch. dktent; 1881 British census has 0; HB, KH.

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

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1,694 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
295 Military Records
68 Immigration Records
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Name Distribution of Drish Families

  • Number of Drish families
     7 - 11
     3 - 6
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Drish families
     7 - 11
     3 - 6
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Drish last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Drish Family Origin

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Drish Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Drish

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Drish Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Drish census records

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Drish Civil War Service Records

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