Wich Family History

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Wich Name Meaning

North German: variant of Weich or Wiech. Polish: from the personal name Wich, a short form of Wincenty (see Vincent). English: variant of Wyche.

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

Similar surnames: Wiech, Mich, Rich, Wick, Wach, Pich, With, Weich, Zich, Mick

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Wich Family Origin

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Wich Family Occupations

What did your Wich ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Cooper and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wich. A less common occupation for the Wich family was Laborer. The most common Wich occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Wich's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Cooper

  • Carpenter

  • Laborer


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

Wich Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Wich. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wich 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 Wich. 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 9,000 military records available for the last name Wich. For the veterans among your Wich ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wich Life Expectancy

What is the average Wich lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Wich life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Wich in 1960 was 44, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wich

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wich 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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