Losh Family History

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Losh Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Losch or Polish Los (see Los).

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

Similar surnames: Los, Rosh, Lash, Dosh, Lush, Lesh, Tosh, Loss, Bosh, Kosh

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Losh Family Origin

Where is the Losh family from?

Losh Family Occupations

What did your Losh ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Losh. The most common Losh occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Losh's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Losh family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House


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

Losh Historical Records

What Losh family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Losh. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Losh 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 554 immigration records available for the last name Losh. 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 Losh. For the veterans among your Losh ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Losh Life Expectancy

What is the average Losh lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Losh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Losh in 1951 was 45, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Losh

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Losh 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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