Dortch Family History

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Dortch Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of German Dorsch.

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

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Dortch Family Origin

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Dortch Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%
  • Works On Farm

    6%

In 1880, the most common Dortch occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Dortch's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dortch. A less common occupation for the Dortch family was Works On Farm.

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Dortch Historical Records

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Dortch Life Expectancy

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