Asch Family History

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Asch Name Meaning

North German: from a Middle Low German personal name, Asc, originally meaning ‘spearman’ (see Ash). German: habitational name from any of various minor places named with asch ‘ash (tree)’. Compare Ascher. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Ash. English: variant spelling of Ash. See also Asche.

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

Similar surnames: Ash, Rasch, Masch, Esch, Asche, Ascher, Pasch, Roch, Gasch, Dasch

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Asch Family Origin

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Asch Family Occupations

What did your Asch ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Asch family was Keeping House. The most common Asch occupation in the USA was Tailor. 13% of Asch's were Tailors. Tailor, Cigar Dealer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Asch.

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  • Tailor

  • Cigar Dealer

  • Farmer

  • Keeping House


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

Asch Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Asch. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Asch 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Asch. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Asch. For the veterans among your Asch ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Asch Life Expectancy

What is the average Asch lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Asch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Asch in 1951 was 49, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Asch

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Asch 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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