Hesch Family History

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Hesch Name Meaning

German: variant of Heesch or Hösch (see Hosch).

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


Similar surnames: Hoesch, Hersch, Wesch, Desch, Lesch, Mesch, Oesch, Hench, Heesch

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Hesch Family Origin

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Hesch Family Occupations

What did your Hesch ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hesch occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Hesch's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hesch family was A Farmer. Farmer, Carpenter and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hesch.

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Carpenter

    17%
  • Cabinet Maker

    11%
  • A Farmer

    6%

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

Hesch Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Hesch. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hesch 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 Hesch

Passenger List

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

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Hesch Life Expectancy

What is the average Hesch lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Hesch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Hesch in 1955 was 47, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hesch

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hesch 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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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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