Tausch Family History

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Tausch Name Meaning

German: nickname or metonymic occupational name from Middle High German tusch ‘trick’ or ‘barter’. This is a common surname in Munich.

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

Similar surnames: Tasch, Dausch, Rausch, Lausch, Trausch, Kausch, Auch, Bausch, Raisch

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Tausch Family Origin

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Tausch Family Occupations

What did your Tausch ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Tausch family was Farming. The most common Tausch occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Tausch's were Farmers. Farmer, Brick Mason and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tausch.

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  • Farmer

  • Brick Mason

  • Cabinet Maker

  • Farming


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Tausch ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Tausch Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Tausch. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tausch census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 506 immigration records available for the last name Tausch. 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 Card

There are 790 military records available for the last name Tausch. For the veterans among your Tausch ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tausch Life Expectancy

What is the average Tausch lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Tausch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Tausch in 1950 was 69, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tausch

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tausch ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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