Kersh Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): see Kirsch. Americanized spelling of German Kersch or Kirch.

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


Similar surnames: Karsh, Gersh, Kirsh, Kersch, Kash, Kelsh, Kerch, Karch, Karash, Hersh

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Kersh Family Origin

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Kersh Family Occupations

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  • Tailor

    50%
  • Wholesale Clothier Tailor

    50%

In 1881, the most common Kersh occupation in the UK was Tailor. 50% of Kersh's were Tailors. Tailor and Wholesale Clothier Tailor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kersh.

Source: Census data for Kersh | Data not to scale

Kersh Historical Records

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Kersh Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Kersh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Kersh in 1944 was 29, and 90 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kersh

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