Fleisch Family History

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Fleisch Name Meaning

German: metonymic occupational name for a butcher, from Middle High German fleisch, vleisch ‘flesh’, ‘meat’.

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


Similar surnames: Flesch, Flasch, Fisch, Fleischer, Lersch, Reisch, Frisch, Fleitz

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Fleisch Family Origin

Where is the Fleisch family from?

Fleisch Family Occupations

What did your Fleisch ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Fleisch occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Fleisch's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Fleisch family was Brewery Man. Farmer, Cooper and Bartender were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fleisch.

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Cooper

    10%
  • Bartender

    5%
  • Brewery Man

    5%

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

Fleisch Historical Records

What Fleisch family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Fleisch. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fleisch census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Fleisch

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Fleisch. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Fleisch. For the veterans among your Fleisch ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fleisch Life Expectancy

What is the average Fleisch lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Fleisch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Fleisch in 1960 was 57, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fleisch

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fleisch 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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