Punch Name Meaning

English: variant of Points 1. The surname now occurs chiefly in Ireland, having been taken there in the late 13th century.

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


Similar surnames: Lynch, Pusch, Bunch, Punt, Petch, Munch, Rench, Sutch, Winch, Pinch

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Punch Family Origin

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Punch Family Occupations

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  • Shoemaker

    11%
  • Annuitant

    4%
  • Brush Maker

    4%
  • Builder (Employing 3 Men & 2 Boys)

    4%

In 1881, the most common Punch occupation in the UK was Shoemaker. 11% of Punch's were Shoemakers. Shoemaker, Annuitant and Brush Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Punch. A less common occupation for the Punch family was Builder (Employing 3 Men & 2 Boys).

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Punch Historical Records

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Punch Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Punch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Punch in 1954 was 17, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Punch

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