Esh Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Esch.

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


Similar surnames: Mesh, Ish, Lesh, Resh, Eash, Esch, Gresh, Losh, Pash, Eby

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Esh Family Origin

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Esh Family Occupations

What did your Esh ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Esh family was Currier. The most common Esh occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Esh's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Esh.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    20%
  • Farm Laborer

    13%
  • Currier

    7%

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

Esh Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Esh. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Esh 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 196 immigration records available for the last name Esh. 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 905 military records available for the last name Esh. For the veterans among your Esh ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Esh Life Expectancy

What is the average Esh lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Esh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Esh in 1964 was 66, and 65 in 2004.

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