Umbach Family History

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Umbach Name Meaning

South German, Austrian, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from various places called Umbach or Ambach, in Bavaria and Austria.

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


Similar surnames: Urbach, Wambach, Brumbach, Murbach, Dambach, Orbach, Erbach, Zumbach

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Umbach Family Origin

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Umbach Family Occupations

What did your Umbach ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Umbach occupation in the USA was Farmer. 11% of Umbach's were Farmers. Farmer, Grocery Store and Shoemaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Umbach. A less common occupation for the Umbach family was Barber.

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  • Farmer

    11%
  • Grocery Store

    7%
  • Shoemaker

    7%
  • Barber

    4%

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

Umbach Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Umbach. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Umbach census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Umbach

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Umbach. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Umbach. For the veterans among your Umbach ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Umbach Life Expectancy

What is the average Umbach lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Umbach life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Umbach in 1941 was 45, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Umbach

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Umbach 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.

Famous Umbach Family

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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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