Esh Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Esch.

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

Similar surnames: Mesh, Ish, Lesh, Resh, Eash, Esch, Gresh, Losh, Pash, Eby

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Esh Family Origin

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Esh Family Occupations

What did your Esh ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Blacksmith Stricker Heavy Worker and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Esh. 13% of Esh men worked as a Blacksmith Stricker Heavy Worker and 45% of Esh women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Esh were Farm Worker (incapacitated) and Mail Order Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Blacksmith Stricker Heavy Worker
  • Correspondence Clerk
  • Costing Clerk G P O Retired
  • Farm Worker (incapacitated)

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Clerk To nut bolt Manufacture
  • Housewife Boarder
  • Mail Order Clerk

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

Esh Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Esh. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Esh 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 196 immigration records available for the last name Esh. 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 905 military records available for the last name Esh. For the veterans among your Esh ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Esh Life Expectancy

What is the average Esh lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Esh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Esh in 1964 was 66, and 65 in 2004.

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