Dusch Family History

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Dusch Name Meaning

German: from a short form of the personal name Theodosius. German: habitational name from Dusch, a place in Grison canton, Switzerland. German: (Düsch): unexplained. German: topographic name from Bavarian dialect Dosch, Dusch ‘bush’, ‘thick bunch’. French (Alsace and Lorraine): ethnic name for a German, from Middle High German diusch, variant of diutsch.

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


Similar surnames: Busch, Rusch, Lusch, Dosch, Duch, Dasch, Musch, Desch, Pesch, Posch

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Dusch Family Origin

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Dusch Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Dusch occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Dusch's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dusch family was Music Teacher. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dusch.

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Music Teacher

    7%

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Dusch Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Dusch. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dusch 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Dusch. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Dusch. For the veterans among your Dusch ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dusch Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Dusch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Dusch in 1960 was 68, and 82 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dusch 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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