Dosch Name Meaning

topographic name for someone living near bushes or brush, from Middle High German doste, toste ‘leafy branch’, or a habitational name from a house with a sign depicting a bush. altered spelling of Dasch.

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


Similar surnames: Tosch, Dusch, Bosch, Dost, Desch, Posch, Dolch, Hosch, Dorsch, Lusch

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Dosch Family Origin

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Dosch Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Dosch family was Laborer. The most common Dosch occupation in the USA was Farmer. 14% of Dosch's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dosch.

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  • Farmer

    14%
  • Blacksmith

    5%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

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Dosch Historical Records

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Dosch Life Expectancy

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Between 1956 and 2004, Dosch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Dosch in 1956 was 49, and 79 in 2004.

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