Fecht Name Meaning

German: topographic name from various river and moorland names in North Germany and the Netherlands containing the element fecht.

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


Similar surnames: Hecht, Feucht, Fehn, Mech, Becht, Lucht, Recht, Felch, Focht, Brecht

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Fecht Family Origin

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Fecht Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Keeping House

    18%
  • Carpenter

    12%
  • Foreman In Brewery

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fecht. A less common occupation for the Fecht family was Foreman In Brewery. The most common Fecht occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Fecht's were Farmers.

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Fecht Historical Records

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Fecht Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Fecht life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Fecht in 1960 was 78, and 52 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fecht

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