Lorch Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of several places called Lorch in the district of Wiesbaden, Hesse.

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


Similar surnames: Horch, Larch, Losch, Lerch, Loch, Lynch, Tosch, Zoch, Moch, Loerch

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Lorch Family Origin

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Lorch Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    6%
  • Grocer

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Cooper

    5%

In 1880, the most common Lorch occupation in the USA was Farmer. 6% of Lorch's were Farmers. Farmer, Grocer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lorch. A less common occupation for the Lorch family was Cooper.

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Lorch Historical Records

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Lorch Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Lorch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Lorch in 1953 was 35, and 84 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lorch

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