Zeh Name Meaning

nickname for someone with deformed or otherwise remarkable toes, from Middle High German zehe, zehe ‘toe’, ‘claw’. The term also meant ‘tough’, and in some cases the surname may have arisen from this sense. variant of Zech 1.

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


Similar surnames: Reh, Zehr, Zech, Kehr, Fey, Hehr, Gehl, Beu, Zepf, Nez

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Zeh Family Origin

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Zeh Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Keeping House

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Zeh family was Keeping House. The most common Zeh occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Zeh's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Zeh.

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Zeh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Zeh in 1954 was 52, and 69 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zeh

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