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Emmerich Name Meaning

from a Germanic personal name composed of Old High German heim ‘home’, ‘house’ or amal ‘strength’ + rihhi ‘powerful’, ‘rich’. habitational name from any of the places on the Lower Rhine named Emmerich.

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


Similar surnames: Hemmerich, Emerich, Emmrich, Eirich, Eschrich, Eckrich, Gerberich

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Emmerich Family Origin

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Emmerich Family Occupations

What did your Emmerich ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Emmerich family was Tailor. The most common Emmerich occupation in the USA was Farmer. 13% of Emmerich's were Farmers. Farmer, Cooper and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Emmerich.

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  • Farmer

    13%
  • Cooper

    7%
  • Butcher

    6%
  • Tailor

    6%

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Emmerich Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Emmerich ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Emmerich Life Expectancy

What is the average Emmerich lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, Emmerich life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Emmerich in 1940 was 46, and 77 in 2004.

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