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

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Losch Family Origin

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Losch Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Butcher

    5%
  • Farming

    5%

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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Losch Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Losch

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