Resh Family History

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Resh Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Resch. Americanized spelling of Slovenian Reš, of unexplained meaning.

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


Similar surnames: Rash, Rosh, Lesh, Esh, Mesh, Rish, Gresh, Fresh, Reeh, Bess

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Resh Family Origin

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Resh Family Occupations

What did your Resh ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Waiter and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Resh. 67% of Resh men worked as a Waiter and 67% of Resh women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Resh were General Labourer unemployed and Cashier

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Waiter
    67%
  • General Labourer unemployed
    34%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    67%
  • Cashier
    34%

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

Resh Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Resh. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Resh 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 308 immigration records available for the last name Resh. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Resh. For the veterans among your Resh ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Resh Life Expectancy

What is the average Resh lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Resh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Resh in 1962 was 67, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Resh

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Resh ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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