Nacht Family History

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Nacht Name Meaning

German: possibly, as Brechenmacher suggests, an occupational nickname for a night watchman, from Middle High German naht ‘night’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Nacht ‘night’.

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


Similar surnames: Macht, Hecht, Dachs, Licht, Recht, Wachs, Hach, Nahm, Lucht, Sachs

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Nacht Family Origin

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Nacht Family Occupations

What did your Nacht ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Nacht occupation in the USA was Tailor. 100% of Nacht's were Tailors.

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  • Tailor

    100%

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

Nacht Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Nacht Life Expectancy

What is the average Nacht lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, Nacht life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Nacht in 1962 was 66, and 73 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nacht

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nacht 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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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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