Auch Family History

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Auch Name Meaning

South German (common in Stuttgart): metonymic occupational name for someone who minded cattle at night, from Middle High German uhte ‘night watch’, ‘night pasture’, or ‘time just before dawn’. Possibly also French: habitational name from the southern town of Auch.

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

Similar surnames: Buch, Tuch, Rauch, Jauch, Asch, Kuch, Mauch, Ruch, Gauch, Arch

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Auch Family Origin

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Auch Family Occupations

What did your Auch ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Black Smith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Auch. A less common occupation for the Auch family was Carpenter. The most common Auch occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Auch's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Black Smith

  • Carpenter


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Auch Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Auch. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Auch census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 748 immigration records available for the last name Auch. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 123,000 military records available for the last name Auch. For the veterans among your Auch ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Auch Life Expectancy

What is the average Auch lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Auch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Auch in 1958 was 37, and 75 in 2004.

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