Hosch Name Meaning

(North German): nickname from a reduced form of Middle Low German hovesch ‘courtly’, a derivative of hof ‘court’ (see Hoff). (South German): probably a nickname for a scornful person, from Middle High German hoschen ‘to mock’, hosche ‘mockery’. (eastern German, of Slavic origin): from a pet form of the personal name Johannes (see Johann, John).

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


Similar surnames: Posch, Hoch, Horch, Gosch, Horsch, Losch, Hasch, Hose, Masch, Grosch

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Hosch Family Origin

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Hosch Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Farming

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Physician & Surgeon

    8%

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In 1880, the most common Hosch occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Hosch's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hosch family was Physician & Surgeon. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hosch.

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Hosch Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, Hosch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Hosch in 1958 was 24, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hosch

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