Maish Family History

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Maish Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Maisch.

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

Similar surnames: Mish, Raish, Mash, Malish, Yanish, Pash, Kash, Karsh, Fish, Naish

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Maish Family Origin

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Maish Family Occupations

What did your Maish ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Maish. 28% of Maish men worked as a General Labourer and 77% of Maish women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Maish were Saddler (retired and Incapacitated

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Builders Labourer
  • Incapacitated
  • Saddler (retired

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Private Means
  • Unpaid Domestic Dutie
  • Incapacitated

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Maish Historical Records

What Maish family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Maish. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Maish 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 684 immigration records available for the last name Maish. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Maish. For the veterans among your Maish ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Maish Life Expectancy

What is the average Maish lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Maish life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Maish in 1962 was 70, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Maish

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Maish 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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