Dietsch Family History

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Dietsch Name Meaning

South German: variant of Dietz.

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

Similar surnames: Dietsche, Doetsch, Ditsch, Desch, Dersch, Betsch, Miesch, Letsch

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Dietsch Family Origin

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Dietsch Family Occupations

What did your Dietsch ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Dietsch occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Dietsch's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dietsch family was Laborer. Farmer, Carpenter and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dietsch.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Farming

  • Laborer


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

Dietsch Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Dietsch. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dietsch 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Dietsch. 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 Dietsch. For the veterans among your Dietsch ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dietsch Life Expectancy

What is the average Dietsch lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Dietsch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Dietsch in 1947 was 52, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dietsch

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dietsch 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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