Mach Family History

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Mach Name Meaning

Czech, Polish, Ukrainian, and eastern German (of Slavic origin): from the personal name Mach, a pet form of a vernacular derivative of Latin Matthaeus or Mathias (Czech Matej, Polish Maciej, etc. (see Matthew)). In some cases, the Czech and Polish names represent pet forms of other names beginning with Ma-, for example Marek (see Mark) or Martin. possibly also an Americanized spelling of Hungarian Mács, from a pet form of Máté or Mátyás, Hungarian forms of Matthew. Jewish (Ashkenazic): unexplained. Vietnamese, Cambodian, or other Southeast Asian: unexplained.

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

Similar surnames: Mech, Pach, Macha, Bach, Lach, Wach, Jach, Macho, Mace, Mich

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Mach Family Origin

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Mach Family Occupations

What did your Mach ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Coal Wheel In Iron Work (Iron) and Fruiterer Out Of Business were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mach. The most common Mach occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 14% of Mach's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Mach family was House Painter.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Coal Wheel In Iron Work (Iron)

  • Fruiterer Out Of Business

  • House Painter


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Mach Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 18,000 census records available for the last name Mach. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mach 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Mach. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Mach. For the veterans among your Mach ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mach Life Expectancy

What is the average Mach lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Mach life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Mach in 1952 was 46, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mach

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mach 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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