Mech Name Meaning

German: from a short form of any of various Germanic personal names beginning with Mag-, for example Magwart. Polish, Czech, and Sorbian: topographic name from Western Slavic mech ‘moss’. Czech (Mech) and Polish (Miech): possibly a derivative of Czech mech ‘skin’ or Polish miech ‘bag’. Americanized spelling of Hungarian Mécs, probably an occupational name for a candle maker, from mécs ‘wick’.

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


Similar surnames: Mach, Pech, Dech, Cech, Jech, Mich, Lech, Pach, Meck, Rech

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Mech Family Origin

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Mech Family Occupations

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  • Coachman

    50%
  • Farmer

    50%

In 1881, Coachman and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Mech. The most common Mech occupation in the UK was Coachman. 50% of Mech's were Coachmans.

Source: Census data for Mech | Data not to scale

Mech Historical Records

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Mech Life Expectancy

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Between 1951 and 2004, Mech life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Mech in 1951 was 47, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mech

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