Puch Name Meaning

Polish: nickname for someone who was ‘as light as thistle down’, from puch ‘thistle down’. German: nickname for a stubborn person, from Middle Low German puch ‘stubborness’, ‘defiance’.

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


Similar surnames: Puck, Pech, Ruch, Buch, Pich, Auch, Tuch, Huch, Duch, Pach

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Puch Family Origin

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Puch Family Occupations

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  • Farm Laborer

    33%
  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Puch family was Laborer. The most common Puch occupation in the USA was Farm Laborer. 33% of Puch's were Farm Laborers. Farm Laborer and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Puch.

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Puch Life Expectancy

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Between 1959 and 2004, Puch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Puch in 1959 was 39, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Puch

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