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Baruch Name Meaning

Jewish: from the Hebrew male personal name Baruch meaning ‘blessed’, ‘fortunate’. This was borne by a disciple of Jeremiah, the supposed author of one of the books of the Apocrypha.

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


Similar surnames: Boruch, Barich, Barash, Barish, Barch, Baluch, Barach, Borsch, Balch

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Where is the Baruch family from?

You can see how Baruch families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Baruch family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1851 and 1920. The most Baruch families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1911 there was 1 Baruch family living in Ontario. This was 100% of all the recorded Baruch's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Baruch families in 1911.
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What did your Baruch ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Baruch. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    100%
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Census Records

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Baruch. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Baruch census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Baruch. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Baruch. For the veterans among your Baruch ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Baruch lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Baruch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Baruch in 1953 was 53, and 77 in 2004.

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