Esche Family History

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Esche Name Meaning

German: variant of Esch or habitational name from Esche in northwest Germany.

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


Similar surnames: Escher, Esch, Eschen, Eiche, Wesche, Asche, Buche, Asch, Eichen, Esse

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Esche Family Origin

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Esche Family Occupations

What did your Esche ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Esche. 52% of Esche men worked as a Farmer and 28% of Esche women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Esche were Proprietor and Seamstress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    52%
  • Laborer
    13%
  • Farming
    7%
  • Proprietor
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    28%
  • Secretary
    28%
  • Bookkeeper
    28%
  • Seamstress
    19%

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

Esche Historical Records

What Esche family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Esche. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Esche 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 439 immigration records available for the last name Esche. 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 Esche. For the veterans among your Esche ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Esche Life Expectancy

What is the average Esche lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Esche life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Esche in 1953 was 49, and 80 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Esche 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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