Karch Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): Americanized spelling of Karcz. German: metonymic occupational name for a carter, from Middle High German karrech ‘barrow’, ‘two-wheeled cart’. northern or central German variant of Karg.

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


Similar surnames: Karsch, Karsh, Kirch, Katch, Larch, Barch, Kirsch, Rauch, Karcz, Kach

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Karch Family Origin

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Karch Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Farming

    4%

In 1880, the most common Karch occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Karch's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Karch. A less common occupation for the Karch family was Farming.

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Karch Historical Records

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Karch Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Karch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Karch in 1955 was 34, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Karch

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