Tash Family History

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Tash Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived by an ash tree, from the Middle English phrase at(te) asche ‘at (the) ash’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name for a maker or seller of bags and purses, from German Tasche ‘bag’, ‘purse’. Compare Taschner. $

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

Similar surnames: Tesh, Nash, Ash, Dash, Rash, Tasch, Fash, Fish, Rush, Mash

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Tash Family Origin

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Tash Family Occupations

What did your Tash ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Tash occupation in the UK was Farmer. 23% of Tash's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Tash family was Brewer. Farmer, Labourer and Ag Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tash.

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  • Farmer

  • Labourer

  • Ag Labourer

  • Brewer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Tash ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Tash Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Tash. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tash 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 468 immigration records available for the last name Tash. 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 Tash. For the veterans among your Tash ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tash Life Expectancy

What is the average Tash lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Tash life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Tash in 1955 was 37, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tash

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tash 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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