Deich Family History

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Deich Name Meaning

German: variant of Teich, in the north a topographic name from Middle Low German dik ‘dike’, ‘dam’ for someone who lived and farmed near a coastal dike.

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

Similar surnames: Teich, Eich, Desch, Beich, Reich, Dech, Pech, Beach, Drach, Speich

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Deich Family Origin

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Deich Family Occupations

What did your Deich ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Deich occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Deich's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Deich family was Brick Maker. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Deich.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farming

  • Brick Maker


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Deich ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Deich Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Deich. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Deich 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 309 immigration records available for the last name Deich. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Deich. For the veterans among your Deich ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Deich Life Expectancy

What is the average Deich lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Deich life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Deich in 1963 was 88, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Deich

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Deich ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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