Ditch Family History

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Ditch Name Meaning

English: variant of Dyke. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Deutsch.

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


Similar surnames: Deitch, Dutch, Hitch, Daitch, Ritch, Litch, Ditsch, Mitch, Fitch

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Ditch Family Origin

Where is the Ditch family from?

Ditch Family Occupations

What did your Ditch ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ditch. A less common occupation for the Ditch family was Keeping House. The most common Ditch occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Ditch's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Keeping House

    6%

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

Ditch Historical Records

What Ditch family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Ditch. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ditch 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Ditch. 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 Ditch. For the veterans among your Ditch ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ditch Life Expectancy

What is the average Ditch lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Ditch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Ditch in 1954 was 49, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ditch

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ditch 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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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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