Puch Family History

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Puch Name Meaning

Polish: nickname for someone who was ‘as light as thistle down’, from puch ‘thistle down’. German: nickname for a stubborn person, from Middle Low German puch ‘stubborness’, ‘defiance’.

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


Similar surnames: Puck, Pech, Ruch, Buch, Pich, Auch, Tuch, Huch, Duch, Pach

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Puch Family Origin

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Puch Family Occupations

What did your Puch ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Baker confectioner and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Puch. 6% of Puch men worked as a Baker confectioner and 31% of Puch women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Puch were Coal Hewer Heavy Worker and Bus Office Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Baker confectioner
    6%
  • Civilian Cook At R A F Tranning Prade
    6%
  • Clerk (bristol Aero Go)
    6%
  • Coal Hewer Heavy Worker
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    31%
  • Hoppicker
    8%
  • Unpaid Domestic
    8%
  • Bus Office Clerk
    4%

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

Puch Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Puch. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Puch 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 771 immigration records available for the last name Puch. 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 849 military records available for the last name Puch. For the veterans among your Puch ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Puch Life Expectancy

What is the average Puch lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Puch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Puch in 1959 was 39, and 80 in 2004.

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