Pouch Name Meaning

English: metonymic occupational name for a pouch maker (see Poucher). Polish: possibly a nickname for a shirker, from a derivative of pouchylac sie ‘to avoid one’s duties’, ‘shirk’.

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


Similar surnames: Couch, Pech, Poche, Puch, Losch, Moch, Duch, Paduch, Such, Osuch

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Pouch Family Origin

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Pouch Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Carpenter

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Fireman

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Pouch family was Fireman. Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pouch. The most common Pouch occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Pouch's were Farmers.

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Pouch Historical Records

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Pouch Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Pouch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Pouch in 1957 was 56, and 46 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pouch

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