Masch Name Meaning

North German: topographic name from Middle Low German masch ‘marsh’, ‘fen’, a variant of marsch. Compare English Marsh. German (Alemannic; Mäsch): nickname from Middle High German mast ‘fat’, ‘stout’. Compare Mast 3. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Mash.

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


Similar surnames: Asch, Rasch, Marsch, Mesch, Mash, Musch, March, Dasch, Mauch, Tasch

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Masch Family Origin

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Masch Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    18%
  • Actor

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Carpenter

    6%

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In 1880, the most common Masch occupation in the USA was Laborer. 18% of Masch's were Laborers. Laborer, Actor and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Masch. A less common occupation for the Masch family was Carpenter.

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Masch Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, Masch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Masch in 1963 was 82, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Masch

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