Jech Family History

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Jech Name Meaning

Czech and Eastern German: from a derivative of any of various Slavic personal names beginning with J-, for example Jan or Jacek.

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

Similar surnames: Jach, Mech, Dech, Pach, Lech, Cech, Pech, Tech, Weich, Pesch

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Jech Family Origin

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Jech Family Occupations

What did your Jech ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Jech. 19% of Jech men worked as a Farmer and 13% of Jech women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Jech were Assembler and Checker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Carpenter
  • Assembler

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
  • Biller
  • Binder
  • Checker

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Jech Historical Records

What Jech family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 878 census records available for the last name Jech. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jech 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 262 immigration records available for the last name Jech. 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 261 military records available for the last name Jech. For the veterans among your Jech ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jech Life Expectancy

What is the average Jech lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Jech life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Jech in 1957 was 54, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jech

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jech 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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