Goch Name Meaning

North German: habitational name from any of the various minor places which get their names from an ancient Germanic element goch, gog ‘marsh’, ‘bog’, ‘fen’. Polish: from a pet form of various personal names, such as Goczalek, Goscislaw, or Gotart.

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


Similar surnames: Hoch, Gach, Koch, Gosch, Boch, Groch, Pach, Roch, Goos, Zoch

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Goch Family Origin

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Goch Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    100%

In 1881, the most common Goch occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 100% of Goch's were Coal Miners.

Source: Census data for Goch | Data not to scale

Goch Historical Records

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Goch Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Goch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Goch in 1962 was 82, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Goch

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