Tuch Family History

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Tuch Name Meaning

North German (also Tüch): metonymic occupational name from Middle Low German tuch ‘stuff’, ‘tack’, ‘clothes’. German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name for a cloth merchant, from Middle High German tuoch, German Tuch, Yiddish tukh ‘cloth’, ‘linen’.

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

Similar surnames: Auch, Buch, Ruch, Pech, Turk, Kuch, Huch, Tuck, Puch, Stuck

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Tuch Family Origin

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Tuch Family Occupations

What did your Tuch ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Tuch. 10% of Tuch men worked as a Farmer and 9% of Tuch women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Tuch were Renter and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Renter

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
  • Clerk
  • Cook
  • Housewife

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Tuch Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Tuch. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tuch 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Tuch. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Tuch. For the veterans among your Tuch ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tuch Life Expectancy

What is the average Tuch lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Tuch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Tuch in 1951 was 51, and 78 in 2004.

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