Britsch Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Britsch Name Meaning

Swiss German and German: variant of Brütsch, a nickname for a sullen or moody person, from the dialect word Brütsch ‘pouting mouth’.

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


Similar surnames: Tritsch, Brutsche, Bratsch, Ritch, Risch, Braasch, Brasch, Krisch

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with a family member and we'll do the searching for you.

Britsch Family Origin

Where is the Britsch family from?

Britsch Family Occupations

What did your Britsch ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Britsch. 47% of Britsch men worked as a Farmer and 20% of Britsch women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Britsch were Welder and Physical Teacher

View Census data for Britsch | Data not to scale

United States shown, England data unavailable

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    47%
  • Laborer
    20%
  • New Worker
    7%
  • Welder
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    20%
  • Waitress
    20%
  • Farmer
    20%
  • Physical Teacher
    20%

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

Britsch Historical Records

What Britsch family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Search UK census records for Britsch

Passenger List

There are 380 immigration records available for the last name Britsch. 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.

View all Britsch immigration records

Draft Card

There are 709 military records available for the last name Britsch. For the veterans among your Britsch ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Britsch military records

You've only scratched the surface of Britsch family history.

Britsch Life Expectancy

What is the average Britsch lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Britsch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Britsch in 1961 was 62, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Britsch

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Britsch 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.

Famous Britsch Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED