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Moench Name Meaning

German (Mönch): nickname for someone of monkish habits or appearance, or an occupational name for a servant employed at a monastery, from Middle High German münich ‘monk’ (Latin monachus).

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


Similar surnames: Mesch, Moesch, Loesch, Moch, Morsch, Mensch, Loerch, Roesch, French

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Moench Family Origin

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Moench Family Occupations

What did your Moench ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Baker and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Moench. A less common occupation for the Moench family was Clergyman (Wp). The most common Moench occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Moench's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Baker

    10%
  • Cabinet Maker

    5%
  • Clergyman (Wp)

    5%

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

Moench Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Moench. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Moench 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 Moench. 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 Moench. For the veterans among your Moench ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Moench Life Expectancy

What is the average Moench lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Moench life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Moench in 1951 was 48, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Moench

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Moench 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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