Barsch Family History

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Barsch Name Meaning

from Middle High German bars ‘perch’, hence a nickname, probably uncomplimentary, for someone thought to resemble a fish in some way, or a metonymic occupational name for a fish dealer or fisherman. nickname from Low German barsch ‘harsh’, ‘rude’.

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


Similar surnames: Harsch, Marsch, Bausch, Karsch, Bursch, Fersch, Barch, Dausch, Larch

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Barsch Family Origin

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Barsch Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Shoemaker

    11%
  • Blacksmith

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Barsch family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Laborer and Shoemaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Barsch. The most common Barsch occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Barsch's were Farmers.

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Barsch Historical Records

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Barsch Life Expectancy

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