Teich Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): topographic name from Middle High German tich ‘dike’, ‘dam’, or ‘(fish )pond’, German Teich ‘pond’. In some cases the Jewish surname was topographic, from Yiddish taykh ‘river’; otherwise it was ornamental.

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


Similar surnames: Reich, Deich, Eich, Pech, Beich, Stich, Laich, Teicher, Eisch, Reisch

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Teich Family Origin

Where is the Teich family from?

SHOW MORE

Teich Family Occupations

What did your Teich ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    46%
  • Backer

    8%
  • Baker

    8%
  • Cap Maker

    8%

United States shown, England data unavailable

In 1880, Farmer, Backer and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Teich. The most common Teich occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Teich's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Teich family was Cap Maker.

Source: Census data for Teich | Data not to scale

Teich Historical Records

What Teich family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Teich ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Teich

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Teich Life Expectancy

What is the average Teich lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Teich 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Teich life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Teich in 1952 was 43, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Teich

Famous Teich Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)

Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Look up another name