Kersch Family History

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Kersch Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Kirsch. German: from a metathesized short form of Christian.

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


Similar surnames: Hersch, Kirsch, Gersch, Kersh, Karsch, Lersch, Karch, Keusch, Fersch

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Kersch Family Origin

Where is the Kersch family from?

Kersch Family Occupations

What did your Kersch ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Barber and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Kersch. 34% of Kersch men worked as a Barber and 29% of Kersch women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kersch were Musician and S B C Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Barber
    34%
  • Borough Council Clerk
    17%
  • Cafe Profictor
    17%
  • Musician
    17%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    29%
  • Housemaid
    15%
  • No Occupation
    15%
  • S B C Clerk
    15%

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

Kersch Historical Records

What Kersch family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Kersch. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kersch census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Kersch

Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Kersch. 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 475 military records available for the last name Kersch. For the veterans among your Kersch ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kersch Life Expectancy

What is the average Kersch lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Kersch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Kersch in 1963 was 75, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kersch

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kersch 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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