Ketch Name Meaning

English: variant of Kedge, a nickname from Middle English kedge ‘brisk’, ‘lively’, a dialect term confined to East Anglia (probably of Old Norse origin).

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


Similar surnames: Keech, Fitch, Petch, Keetch, Katch, Kelch, Keach, Beach, Hatch, Reach

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Ketch Family Origin

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Ketch Family Occupations

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  • Optician

    18%
  • Agl Labr

    9%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    9%
  • Annuitant

    9%

In 1881, Optician, Agl Labr and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ketch. The most common Ketch occupation in the UK was Optician. 18% of Ketch's were Opticians. A less common occupation for the Ketch family was Annuitant.

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Ketch Historical Records

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Ketch Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, Ketch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Ketch in 1957 was 36, and 96 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ketch

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