Rach Name Meaning

from Middle High German rach ‘rough’, ‘stiff’, a nickname for someone affected by hard work, or a topographic name from the same word in the sense ‘steep’, ‘rough’. perhaps in some instances from a Slavic personal name, such as a short form of Radoslav.

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


Similar surnames: Bach, Rich, Rech, Hach, Zach, Rasch, Rath, Lach, Rauch, Brach

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Rach Family Origin

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Rach Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rach family was Boiler Maker. The most common Rach occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Rach's were Farmers. Farmer, Tailor and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rach.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Tailor

    9%
  • Blacksmith

    5%
  • Boiler Maker

    5%

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Rach Historical Records

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Rach Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, Rach life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Rach in 1962 was 77, and 78 in 2004.

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