Gatch Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of German Götsch (see Goetsch) or Gattsche, a variant of Gade.

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


Similar surnames: Gotch, Katch, Gasch, Patch, Gach, Gath, Petch, Gooch, Partch, Gaeth

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Gatch Family Origin

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Gatch Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    55%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Lawyer

    6%
  • Brickmaker

    3%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Lawyer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gatch. A less common occupation for the Gatch family was Brickmaker. The most common Gatch occupation in the USA was Farmer. 55% of Gatch's were Farmers.

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Gatch Life Expectancy

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Between 1951 and 2004, Gatch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Gatch in 1951 was 32, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gatch

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