Mesch Name Meaning

German and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name for a brazier, from Middle High German mess(e), Yiddish mesh ‘brass’. German: variant of Mersch.

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


Similar surnames: Masch, Mersch, Mensch, Pech, Meth, Desch, Esch, Pesch, Dersch, Gesch

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Mesch Family Origin

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Mesch Family Occupations

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  • Butcher

    13%
  • Farmer

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Locksmith

    13%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mesch family was Locksmith. Butcher, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mesch. The most common Mesch occupation in the USA was Butcher. 13% of Mesch's were Butchers.

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Mesch Historical Records

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Mesch Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Mesch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Mesch in 1963 was 67, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mesch

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