Patch Name Meaning

Southwestern English: from a medieval personal name of uncertain origin. Compare Pack. Probably an altered spelling of German Pätsch or Petsch (from a pet form of Peter) or of Patsch, which is probably from a Pazzo, short form of a Germanic personal name meaning ‘fight’.

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


Similar surnames: Pach, Pasch, March, Peth, Petch, Pech, Katch, Bach, Gasch, Patz

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Patch Family Origin

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Patch Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    6%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Mason

    3%
  • Plasterer

    3%

In 1881, the most common Patch occupation in the UK was Farmer. 6% of Patch's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Patch family was Plasterer. Farmer, Labourer and Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Patch.

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Patch Historical Records

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Patch Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1946 and 2004, Patch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1956. The average life expectancy for Patch in 1946 was 67, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Patch

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