Kersh Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): see Kirsch. Americanized spelling of German Kersch or Kirch.

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

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Kersh Family Origin

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Kersh Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Farming

    11%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kersh. The most common Kersh occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Kersh's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kersh family was Farm Laborer.

Source: Census data for Kersh | Data not to scale

Kersh Historical Records

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Kersh Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Kersh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Kersh in 1944 was 29, and 90 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kersh

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