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Pich Name Meaning

German and Danish: variant of Pech. Polish: nickname for a pushy person, from Polish dialect pichac ‘to push’. Catalan: variant of pic, a word of Celtic origin meaning ‘(mountain) peak’, hence a topographic name for someone who lived by a hill with a pointed peak, or a habitational name from any place named with this word.

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

Similar surnames: Pico, Eich, Pech, Pica, Rich, Pick, Picht, Pilch, Puch, Wich

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Where is the Pich family from?

You can see how Pich families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Pich family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Pich families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1840 there was 1 Pich family living in New York. This was 100% of all the recorded Pich's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Pich families in 1840.
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What did your Pich ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Cook were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Pich. 26% of Pich men worked as a Farmer and 22% of Pich women worked as a Cook. Some less common occupations for Americans named Pich were Labor and Saleslady.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Farming
  • Labor

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Cook
  • Seamstress
  • Servant
  • Saleslady
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Pich. 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 Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Pich. For the veterans among your Pich ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Pich lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Pich life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Pich in 1963 was 70, and 72 in 2003.

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