Gach Family History

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Gach Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German gach ‘fast’, ‘rash’; probably a nickname for an impetuous man. Polish: from a pet form of various personal names such as Gabriel, Gaudentius, or Gawel (see Gall).

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

Similar surnames: Gac, Hach, Bach, Pach, Zach, Jach, Wach, Goch, Mach, Gasch

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Gach Family Origin

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Gach Family Occupations

What did your Gach ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Cooper and Saloon were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gach. The most common Gach occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Gach's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gach family was Teamster.

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  • Farmer

  • Cooper

  • Saloon

  • Teamster


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Gach ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Gach Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Gach. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gach 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 903 immigration records available for the last name Gach. 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 788 military records available for the last name Gach. For the veterans among your Gach ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gach Life Expectancy

What is the average Gach lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Gach life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Gach in 1960 was 49, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gach

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gach 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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