Kirch Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German kirche ‘church’, hence a topographic name for someone living by a church or a occupational nickname from someone employed by the church.

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


Similar surnames: Kirsch, Birch, Karch, Hirsch, Horch, Larch, Kach, Eisch, Kirk, Kisch

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Kirch Family Origin

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Kirch Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Barber

    5%

In 1880, the most common Kirch occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Kirch's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kirch. A less common occupation for the Kirch family was Barber.

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Kirch Historical Records

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Kirch Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Kirch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Kirch in 1955 was 56, and 85 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kirch

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