Gach Family History

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Gach Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German gach ‘fast’, ‘rash’; probably a nickname for an impetuous man. Polish: from a pet form of various personal names such as Gabriel, Gaudentius, or Gawel (see Gall).

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

Similar surnames: Gac, Hach, Bach, Pach, Zach, Jach, Wach, Goch, Mach, Gasch

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Gach Family Origin

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Gach Family Occupations

What did your Gach ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Butcherretired and Childrens Nurse were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Gach. 34% of Gach men worked as a Butcherretired and 20% of Gach women worked as a Childrens Nurse. Some less common occupations for Americans named Gach were Warehouse Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Butcherretired
  • Foreman Carpenters Joi
  • Warehouse Labourer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Childrens Nurse
  • Ledger Clerk
  • Old Age Pensioner
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Gach Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Gach. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gach 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 903 immigration records available for the last name Gach. 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 788 military records available for the last name Gach. For the veterans among your Gach ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gach Life Expectancy

What is the average Gach lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Gach life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Gach in 1960 was 49, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gach

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gach 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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