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Yach Family History

Yach Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German or Polish Jach.

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

Similar surnames: Mach, Bach, Lach, Yauch, Jach, Yack, Pach, Wach, Gach, Kash

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Where is the Yach family from?

You can see how Yach families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Yach family name was found in the USA, Canada, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Yach families were found in and the USA in 1880and the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 22 Yach families living in Wisconsin. This was about 76% of all the recorded Yach's in the USA. Wisconsin had the highest population of Yach families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Yach surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Yach ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farm Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Yach. 34% of Yach men worked as a Farm Laborer and 50% of Yach women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Yach were Clerk and Maid.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farm Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
  • Maid
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Yach. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Yach census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 129 immigration records available for the last name Yach. 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 Cards

There are 213 military records available for the last name Yach. For the veterans among your Yach ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Yach lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2003, in the United States, Yach life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Yach in 1955 was 55, and 41 in 2003.

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