Delach Family History

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Delach Name Meaning

Origin unidentified; possibly a respelling of Delache, a topographic name from Walloon lèche ‘marshland’, or a habitational name from either of two places in Belgium called La Lache, in Floriffoux (Namur) or Roux (Hainault).

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

Similar surnames: Delich, Reach, Delacy, Dech, Delage, Delph, Dolch, Delane, Drach

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Delach Family Origin

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Delach Family Occupations

What did your Delach ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Delach. 18% of Delach men worked as a Laborer and 22% of Delach women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Delach were Clerk and Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Truck Driver
  • Butcher
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housework
  • Maid
  • Apprentice
  • Clerk

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

Delach Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Delach. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Delach 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 115 immigration records available for the last name Delach. 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 Card

There are 206 military records available for the last name Delach. For the veterans among your Delach ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Delach Life Expectancy

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Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Delach life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Delach in 1966 was 68, and 83 in 2004.

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