Walch Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Walsh. German: from the personal name Walcho. German: ethnic name, a variant of Wahl 1.

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


Similar surnames: Welch, Wall, Asch, Pach, Masch, Rauch, Wack, Wald, Walck, Tasch

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Walch Family Origin

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Walch Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    5%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • House Painter

    4%
  • Card Room Jobber

    2%

In 1881, Labourer, Blacksmith and House Painter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Walch. The most common Walch occupation in the UK was Labourer. 5% of Walch's were Labourers. A less common occupation for the Walch family was Card Room Jobber.

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Walch Historical Records

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Walch Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Walch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Walch in 1951 was 35, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Walch

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