Fash Name Meaning

in Westphalia, a nickname for a lively person, from Low German fasch, fersk. in southern Germany, possibly a metonymic occupational name, from Middle High German fasch(e) ‘band’, ‘bandage’, or a nickname for a soft, weak person.

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


Similar surnames: Fass, Fish, Fath, Tash, Flash, Nast, Masch, Kath, Ash, Nash

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Fash Family Origin

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Fash Family Occupations

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  • Dyer Labourer

    17%
  • Fruiterer & Confectioner

    17%
  • Horse Keeper

    17%
  • Iron Safe Maker

    17%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Fash family was Iron Safe Maker. The most common Fash occupation in the UK was Dyer Labourer. 17% of Fash's were Dyer Labourers. Dyer Labourer, Fruiterer & Confectioner and Horse Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fash.

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Fash Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, Fash life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Fash in 1958 was 59, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fash

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