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Imbach Family History

Imbach Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Limbach, Umbach, Ibach, Bach, Mach, Urbach, Orbach, Hubach, Albach

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Where is the Imbach family from?

You can see how Imbach families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Imbach family name was found in the USA, Canada, and Scotland between 1851 and 1920. The most Imbach families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 4 Imbach families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 40% of all the recorded Imbach's in USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Imbach families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Imbach surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Imbach ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the USA named Imbach. 100% of Imbach men worked as a Farmer. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
    100%
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What Imbach family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 741 census records available for the last name Imbach. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Imbach census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 356 immigration records available for the last name Imbach. 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 Cards

There are 190 military records available for the last name Imbach. For the veterans among your Imbach ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Imbach lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2003, in the United States, Imbach life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Imbach in 1965 was 85, and 63 in 2003.

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