Poch Name Meaning

Catalan: nickname for a small man, from poc ‘little’, which in old Catalan meant also ‘small’ (Latin paucus). German (Bavarian): variant of Boch (see Bock). Respelling of Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic) Pokh; unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Pech, Koch, Hoch, Roch, Pock, Ploch, Pach, Pich, Moch, Posch

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Poch Family Origin

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Poch Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Land Proprietor Farming 8 Acres

    50%

In 1881, the most common Poch occupation in the UK was Farmer. 50% of Poch's were Farmers. Farmer and Land Proprietor Farming 8 Acres were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Poch.

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Poch Historical Records

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Poch Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, Poch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Poch in 1944 was 47, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Poch

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