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Pich Surname Meaning

German: variant of Pech ‘pitch tar’. Polish: nickname for a pushy person from dialect pichać ‘to push’. Czech: from a pet form of the personal name Czech Petr (see Peter ). Czech: nickname from pich a vocabulary word meaning ‘prick sting’ and also denoting a part of a stampmill. Catalan: from a variant of pic a word of Celtic origin meaning ‘(mountain) peak’ hence a topographic name for someone who lived by a hill with a pointed peak or a habitational name from any place called with this word. Cambodian: written ពេជ្រ from a Khmer word meaning ‘diamond’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022


Similar surnames: Pico, Eich, Pech, Pica, Rich, Pick, Picht, Pilch, Puch, Wich

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Where is the Pich family from?

You can see how Pich families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Pich family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Pich families were found in USA in 1920. In 1891 there were 20 Pich families living in Lincolnshire. This was about 37% of all the recorded Pich's in United Kingdom. Lincolnshire had the highest population of Pich families in 1891.
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What did your Pich ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Pich. 75% of Pich women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

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

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    75%
  • Shoe Machinist
    13%
  • Housewife
    13%
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Pich. 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 Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Pich. For the veterans among your Pich ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Pich lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Pich life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Pich in 1963 was 70, and 72 in 2003.

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