Urch Name Meaning

English (Somerset): unexplained; possibly a shortened form of Urchfont, name of a place in Wiltshire, which is named with the Old English personal name Eohric + funta ‘spring’, ‘well’. Germanized spelling of Slovenian Urh, from the personal name Urh, Slovenian vernacular form of Ulrik, German Udalrich.

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

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Urch Family Origin

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Urch Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Farming

    18%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Clerk In Store

    5%

In 1880, the most common Urch occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Urch's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Urch. A less common occupation for the Urch family was Clerk In Store.

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Urch Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, Urch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Urch in 1963 was 74, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Urch

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