Kosch Name Meaning

probably from a short form Mikusch or Nikusch, Slavic forms of Nicholas, or a short form of Jakusch, a Slavic form of Jacob. metonymic occupational name for a basketmaker, from Sorbian koš ‘basket’.

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


Similar surnames: Kusch, Posch, Hosch, Kasch, Gosch, Kosich, Kosik, Koch, Losch, Tosch

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Kosch Family Origin

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Kosch Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Laborer

    29%
  • Dealer In Picture Frames

    14%
  • Keep House

    14%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Dealer In Picture Frames were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kosch. A less common occupation for the Kosch family was Keep House. The most common Kosch occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Kosch's were Farmers.

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Kosch Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Kosch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Kosch in 1957 was 58, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kosch

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