Mensch Family History

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Mensch Name Meaning

South German: status name for a serf or feudal vassal, Middle High German mensch. North German and Dutch: from Menseke, a pet form of a Germanic compound personal name formed with the initial element magin ‘strength’, ‘might’ or man.

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


Similar surnames: Rensch, Mesch, Mersch, Hensch, Lensch, Metsch, Gensch, Heesch, Dersch

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Mensch Family Origin

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Mensch Family Occupations

What did your Mensch ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    2%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mensch family was Blacksmith. The most common Mensch occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Mensch's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mensch.

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Mensch Historical Records

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Mensch Life Expectancy

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Famous Mensch Family

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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