Enoch Name Meaning

Mainly Welsh (not recorded before the 18th century): from the Biblical personal name Enoch (Hebrew Chanoch ‘experienced’ or ‘dedicated’). This was the name borne in the Bible by the eldest son of Cain (Genesis 4:17) and by the father of Methuselah who was said to have ‘walked with God’ (Genesis 5:22). The surname is relatively common in Wales, but much rarer in England, where it is concentrated on the Warwickshire/Oxfordshire border, usually in the form Enock.

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


Similar surnames: Mensch, Noah, Roch, Groch, Enochs, Koch, Rensch, Noth, Knock, Lensch

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Enoch Family Origin

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  • Factory Hand

    50%
  • Maltstar

    50%

In 1881, Factory Hand and Maltstar were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Enoch. The most common Enoch occupation in Canada was Factory Hand. 50% of Enoch's were Factory Hands.

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Between 1944 and 2004, Enoch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Enoch in 1944 was 44, and 78 in 2004.

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