Tesch Name Meaning

German: from a short form of the various Slavic personal names with a first element teš ‘comfort’, ‘consolation’, for example Tešimir (with a second element meaning ‘great’, ‘famous’), Tešislav (where the second element means ‘glory’).

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


Similar surnames: Pesch, Besch, Weich, Gesch, Kusch, Berch, Tech, Stasch, Pech, Misch

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Tesch Family Origin

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Tesch Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Tesch occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Tesch's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Tesch family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tesch.

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  • Farmer

    49%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Keeping House

    4%

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Tesch Historical Records

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Tesch Life Expectancy

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Between 1946 and 2004, Tesch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Tesch in 1946 was 43, and 74 in 2004.

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