Ach Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who lived by a spring or stream, from Old High German aha ‘running water’.

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


Similar surnames: Bach, Hach, Auch, Rach, Kach, Dach, Pach, Zach, Arch, Ash

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Ach Family Origin

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Ach Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    15%
  • Boot & Shoe Maker

    5%
  • Brewer

    5%
  • Cigar Dealer

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Boot & Shoe Maker and Brewer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ach. A less common occupation for the Ach family was Cigar Dealer. The most common Ach occupation in the USA was Farmer. 15% of Ach's were Farmers.

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Ach Historical Records

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Ach Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Ach life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Ach in 1950 was 29, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ach

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