Paluch Family History

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Paluch Name Meaning

Polish: from paluch ‘thumb’ (augmentative of palec ‘finger’), hence a nickname used to denote a small person or a dwarf, or possibly a descriptive nickname for someone with a deformed or missing thumb.

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

Similar surnames: Puch, Paduch, Balch, Baluch, Pelech, Pouch, Pilch, Malich, Kalich

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Paluch Family Origin

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Paluch Family Occupations

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In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Paluch. 38% of Paluch men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Blacksmith
  • Journalier
  • Laborer

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

Paluch Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Paluch. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Paluch 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Paluch. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Paluch. For the veterans among your Paluch ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Paluch Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Paluch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Paluch in 1944 was 32, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Paluch

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Paluch ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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