Fisch Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name for a fisherman or fish seller, or a nickname for someone thought to resemble a fish, from Middle High German visch ‘fish’. As a Jewish name it is also an ornamental name.

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


Similar surnames: Fish, Frisch, Hirsch, Risch, Eisch, Kirsch, Tisch, Finch, Wisch

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Fisch Family Origin

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Fisch Family Occupations

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  • Decorative Artist

    100%

In 1881, the most common Fisch occupation in the UK was Decorative Artist. 100% of Fisch's were Decorative Artists.

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Fisch Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1949 and 2004, Fisch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Fisch in 1949 was 51, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fisch

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