Drish Name Meaning

Probably a variant of North German Driesch, a topographic name for someone who lived by an uncultivated piece of land used for pasture, or a habitational name from any of several places in Rhineland called Driesch.

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


Similar surnames: Rush, Drill, Rish, Brush, Drach, Dreis, Duis, Huish, Derise, Frisch

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Drish Family Origin

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Drish Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    46%
  • Farmer

    29%
  • City Police

    4%
  • Day Laborer

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Drish family was Day Laborer. Laborer, Farmer and City Police were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Drish. The most common Drish occupation in the USA was Laborer. 46% of Drish's were Laborers.

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Drish Historical Records

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Drish Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Drish life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Drish in 1963 was 82, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Drish

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