Losch Family History

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Losch Name Meaning

North German: metonymic occupational name for a maker of fine leather, from Middle Low German losche ‘fine leather’. South German (Lösch): variant of Lesch (see Loesch).

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


Similar surnames: Loesch, Hosch, Gosch, Bosch, Lusch, Posch, Lock, Grosch, Loch, Tasch

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Losch Family Origin

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Losch Family Occupations

What did your Losch ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Butcher

    5%
  • Farming

    5%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Losch ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Losch Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Losch. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Losch census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Losch. 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 Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Losch. For the veterans among your Losch ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Losch Life Expectancy

What is the average Losch lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Losch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Losch in 1956 was 41, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Losch

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Losch ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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