Kirch Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German kirche ‘church’, hence a topographic name for someone living by a church or a occupational nickname from someone employed by the church.

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


Similar surnames: Kirsch, Birch, Karch, Hirsch, Horch, Larch, Kach, Eisch, Kirk, Kisch

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Kirch Family Origin

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Kirch Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    25%
  • Potman

    25%
  • Publisher

    25%
  • Woolen Clerk Unemployed

    25%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Potman and Publisher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kirch. A less common occupation for the Kirch family was Woolen Clerk Unemployed. The most common Kirch occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 25% of Kirch's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Kirch Historical Records

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Kirch Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, Kirch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Kirch in 1955 was 56, and 85 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kirch

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