Duchow Family History

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Duchow Name Meaning

Eastern German: nickname from Sorbian duch ‘spirit’, ‘breath’.

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

Similar surnames: Duch, Duenow, Duchon, Muchow, Dubrow, Zachow, Dassow, Ducker, Chop

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Duchow Family Origin

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Duchow Family Occupations

What did your Duchow ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Duchow occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Duchow's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Duchow family was Editor. Farmer, Printer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Duchow.

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  • Farmer

  • Printer

  • Carpenter

  • Editor


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

Duchow Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Duchow. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Duchow 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 277 immigration records available for the last name Duchow. 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 214 military records available for the last name Duchow. For the veterans among your Duchow ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Duchow Life Expectancy

What is the average Duchow lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Duchow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Duchow in 1963 was 80, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Duchow

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Duchow 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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