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Upchurch Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Upchurch, a place in Kent, named from Old English upp ‘up’ + cirice ‘church’, i.e. ‘church standing high up’.

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


Similar surnames: Upshur, Church, Whitchurch, Urch, Horch, Churches, Eschbach, Couch

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Upchurch Family Origin

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Upchurch Family Occupations

What did your Upchurch ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Farm Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Upchurch. A less common occupation for the Upchurch family was Laborer. The most common Upchurch occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 16% of Upchurch's were Agricultural Labourers.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    16%
  • Farmer

    6%
  • Farm Labourer

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

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

Upchurch Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Upchurch. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Upchurch 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Upchurch. 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 Upchurch. For the veterans among your Upchurch ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Upchurch Life Expectancy

What is the average Upchurch lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Upchurch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Upchurch in 1944 was 22, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Upchurch

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Upchurch 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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