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Goch Name Meaning

North German: habitational name from any of the various minor places which get their names from an ancient Germanic element goch, gog ‘marsh’, ‘bog’, ‘fen’. Polish: from a pet form of various personal names, such as Goczalek, Goscislaw, or Gotart.

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


Similar surnames: Hoch, Gach, Koch, Gosch, Boch, Groch, Pach, Roch, Goos, Zoch

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Goch Family Origin

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Goch Family Occupations

What did your Goch ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Goch family was Laborer. Farmer and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Goch. The most common Goch occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Goch's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%

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

Goch Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Goch Life Expectancy

What is the average Goch lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Goch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Goch in 1962 was 82, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Goch

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Goch 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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