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Gensch Name Meaning

Eastern German: from the personal name Gensch, a short form of the Sorbian form of John.

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


Similar surnames: Gentsch, Lensch, Gunsch, Rensch, Hensch, Mensch, Gosch, Pesch, Heesch

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Gensch Family Origin

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Gensch Family Occupations

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  • Tailor

    50%
  • Butcher

    25%
  • Machinist

    25%

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In 1880, Tailor and Butcher were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Gensch. A less common occupation for the Gensch family was Machinist. The most common Gensch occupation in the USA was Tailor. 50% of Gensch's were Tailors.

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Gensch Historical Records

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Gensch Life Expectancy

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Famous Gensch Family

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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