Loach Family History

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Loach Name Meaning

English: nickname for someone thought to resemble the loach (a species of freshwater fish), Middle English loche.

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

Similar surnames: Leach, Roach, Leath, Louch, Couch, Peach, Loch, Reach, Beach, Horch

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Loach Family Origin

Where is the Loach family from?

Loach Family Occupations

What did your Loach ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Loach occupation in the UK was Brick Burner. 4% of Loach's were Brick Burners. Brick Burner, Coal Miner and Laundress were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Loach. A less common occupation for the Loach family was Charwoman.

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  • Brick Burner

  • Coal Miner

  • Laundress

  • Charwoman


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Loach ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Loach Historical Records

What Loach family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 15,000 census records available for the last name Loach. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Loach census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Loach. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Loach. For the veterans among your Loach ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Loach Life Expectancy

What is the average Loach lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Loach life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Loach in 1957 was 37, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Loach

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Loach 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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