Mersch Family History

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Mersch Name Meaning

German: topographic name from Middle High German, Middle Low German mersch ‘marsh’.

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

Similar surnames: Marsch, Mesch, Mensch, Dersch, Morsch, Fersch, Masch, Lersch, Mursch

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Mersch Family Origin

Where is the Mersch family from?

Mersch Family Occupations

What did your Mersch ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Mersch. 21% of Mersch men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Clerk
  • Fireman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer

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

Mersch Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Mersch. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mersch 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 840 immigration records available for the last name Mersch. 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 969 military records available for the last name Mersch. For the veterans among your Mersch ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mersch Life Expectancy

What is the average Mersch lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Mersch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Mersch in 1948 was 36, and 75 in 2004.

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