Gauch Name Meaning

South German and Swiss German: nickname for a fool, from Middle High German gouch ‘cuckoo’, ‘madman’.

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


Similar surnames: Mauch, Gauck, Jauch, Rauch, Auch, Gach, Bauch, Masch, Rausch, Kach

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Gauch Family Origin

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Gauch Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Barber

    4%
  • Dealer In Live Stock

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gauch. A less common occupation for the Gauch family was Dealer In Live Stock. The most common Gauch occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Gauch's were Farmers.

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Gauch Historical Records

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Gauch Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Gauch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Gauch in 1957 was 63, and 86 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gauch

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