Dosch Family History

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Dosch Name Meaning

topographic name for someone living near bushes or brush, from Middle High German doste, toste ‘leafy branch’, or a habitational name from a house with a sign depicting a bush. altered spelling of Dasch.

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

Similar surnames: Tosch, Dusch, Bosch, Dost, Desch, Posch, Dolch, Hosch, Dorsch, Lusch

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Dosch Family Origin

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Dosch Family Occupations

What did your Dosch ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Dosch. 60% of Dosch men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Carpenter
  • Laborer

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Housewife

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

Dosch Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Dosch. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dosch 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Dosch. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Dosch. For the veterans among your Dosch ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dosch Life Expectancy

What is the average Dosch lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Dosch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Dosch in 1956 was 49, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dosch

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dosch ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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