Fochs Family History

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Fochs Name Meaning

North German: nickname for someone thought to resemble a fox in some way; North German form of Fuchs.

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


Similar surnames: Fuchs, Ochs, Foth, Dachs, Luchs, Koch, Foss, Fohl, Moch, Roche

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Fochs Family Origin

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Fochs Family Occupations

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In 1880, Boarder, Clerk In Notions Store and Huckster were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fochs. The most common Fochs occupation in the USA was Boarder. 14% of Fochs's were Boarders. A less common occupation for the Fochs family was Keeping House.

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  • Boarder

    14%
  • Clerk In Notions Store

    14%
  • Huckster

    14%
  • Keeping House

    14%

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Fochs Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Fochs. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fochs 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Fochs. 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 Fochs. For the veterans among your Fochs ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fochs Life Expectancy

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Between 1961 and 2003, in the United States, Fochs life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Fochs in 1961 was 32, and 58 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fochs 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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