Karsch Family History

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Karsch Name Meaning

German: nickname for a cheerful vivacious person, from Middle Low German karsch ‘lively’, ‘merry’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): Germanized spelling of Karsh.

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


Similar surnames: Kirsch, Karch, Karsh, Barsch, Harsch, Kapsch, Marsch, Kersch, Asch

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Karsch Family Origin

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Karsch Family Occupations

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  • Boot & Shoe Maker

    8%
  • Cabinet Maker

    8%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Cigar Maker

    8%

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In 1880, Boot & Shoe Maker, Cabinet Maker and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Karsch. A less common occupation for the Karsch family was Cigar Maker. The most common Karsch occupation in the USA was Boot & Shoe Maker. 8% of Karsch's were Boot & Shoe Makers.

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Karsch Historical Records

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Karsch Life Expectancy

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