Larch Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who lived by a larch tree or a stand of larches, Middle High German larche. The surname is also found in England, probably taken there from Germany, since the tree was not introduced into England until the mid 16th century.

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


Similar surnames: March, Lerch, Laich, Karch, Barch, Horch, Arch, Lasch, Larche, Kirch

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Larch Family Origin

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Larch Family Occupations

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  • Shepherd

    25%
  • Annuitant

    13%
  • Cellarman

    13%
  • Dock Labourer

    13%

In 1881, Shepherd, Annuitant and Cellarman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Larch. A less common occupation for the Larch family was Dock Labourer. The most common Larch occupation in the UK was Shepherd. 25% of Larch's were Shepherds.

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Larch Historical Records

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Larch Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2004, Larch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Larch in 1961 was 48, and 95 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Larch

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