Veach Family History

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Veach Name Meaning

Scottish: variant of Veitch.

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

Similar surnames: Veech, Veatch, Reach, Keach, Creach, Riach, Keath, Hesch, Deacy

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Veach Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Veach name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Veach. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Norway


  • Italy


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Veach Family Origin

Where is the Veach family from?

Veach Family Occupations

What did your Veach ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Veach. The most common Veach occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Veach's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Veach family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Farming


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

Veach Historical Records

What Veach family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 21,000 census records available for the last name Veach. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Veach 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 891 immigration records available for the last name Veach. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Veach. For the veterans among your Veach ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Veach Life Expectancy

What is the average Veach lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Veach life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Veach in 1942 was 30, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Veach

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Veach 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.

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