Milch Family History

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Milch Name Meaning

metonymic occupational name for a seller of milk, from Middle High German mil(i)ch ‘milk’. reduced form of Milich.

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

Similar surnames: Pilch, Milich, Milks, Zilch, Mitch, Mick, Kirch, Mill, Minch, Eisch

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Milch Family Origin

Where is the Milch family from?

Milch Family Occupations

What did your Milch ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Clerk and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Milch. A less common occupation for the Milch family was Railroad Conductor. The most common Milch occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Milch's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Clerk

  • Keeping House

  • Railroad Conductor


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

Milch Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Milch. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Milch 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 Milch. 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 Milch. For the veterans among your Milch ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Milch Life Expectancy

What is the average Milch lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Milch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Milch in 1957 was 55, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Milch

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Milch 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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