Pecha Name Meaning

Czech: from a pet form of Petr, Czech form of Peter. Spanish (of Italian origin): nickname from Italian pecchia ‘bee’, taken to Spain from Tuscany in the 16th century.

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


Similar surnames: Pecht, Pech, Picha, Reha, Piche, Pach, Mecca, Cech, Pecka, Pecchia

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Pecha Family Origin

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Pecha Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Works In Saw Mill

    29%
  • House Carpenter

    14%
  • Keeping House

    14%

In 1880, Farmer, Works In Saw Mill and House Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pecha. The most common Pecha occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Pecha's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Pecha family was Keeping House.

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Pecha Historical Records

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Pecha Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1949 and 2004, Pecha life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Pecha in 1949 was 46, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pecha

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