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

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Tuch Family Origin

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Tuch Family Occupations

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  • Tailor

    10%
  • Machinist

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    3%
  • Boss Drayman

    3%

In 1880, Tailor, Machinist and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tuch. The most common Tuch occupation in the USA was Tailor. 10% of Tuch's were Tailors. A less common occupation for the Tuch family was Boss Drayman.

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Tuch Historical Records

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Tuch Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tuch

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