Verch Name Meaning

Probably a respelling of German Werch, from a Slavic personal name, or in some cases a habitational name from Werchau, Werchow in Brandenburg.

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


Similar surnames: Ferch, Pesch, Lerch, Dersch, Berch, Perch, Pech, Beich, Hersch, Horch

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Verch Family Origin

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Verch Family Occupations

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  • Keeping House

    43%
  • Farmer

    29%
  • Carpenter

    14%
  • Saloon & Billiards

    14%

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In 1880, Keeping House, Farmer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Verch. The most common Verch occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 43% of Verch's were Keeping Houses. A less common occupation for the Verch family was Saloon & Billiards.

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Verch Historical Records

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Verch Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Verch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Verch in 1957 was 50, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Verch

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