Lash Name Meaning

Possibly a shortened form of Scottish or Irish McLeish. Americanized spelling of German Lasch or Läsch.

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


Similar surnames: Lish, Gash, Mash, Kash, Flash, Lush, Larsh, Lach, Eash, Losh

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Lash Family Origin

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Lash Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Servant

    17%
  • Accountant

    8%
  • Civil Service

    8%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Lash family was Civil Service. The most common Lash occupation in Canada was Farmer. 33% of Lash's were Farmers. Farmer, Servant and Accountant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lash.

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Lash Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1941 and 2004, Lash life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Lash in 1941 was 46, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lash

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