Pecha Family History

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Pecha Name Meaning

Czech: from a pet form of Petr, Czech form of Peter. Spanish (of Italian origin): nickname from Italian pecchia ‘bee’, taken to Spain from Tuscany in the 16th century.

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

Similar surnames: Pecht, Pech, Picha, Reha, Piche, Pach, Mecca, Cech, Pecka, Pecchia

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Pecha Family Origin

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Pecha Family Occupations

What did your Pecha ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Pecha. 14% of Pecha men worked as a Laborer and 16% of Pecha women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Pecha were Carpenter and Saleslady

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Machinist
  • Carpenter

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Operator
  • Housekeeper
  • Housework
  • Saleslady

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

Pecha Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Pecha. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pecha 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 605 immigration records available for the last name Pecha. 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 482 military records available for the last name Pecha. For the veterans among your Pecha ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pecha Life Expectancy

What is the average Pecha lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Pecha life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Pecha in 1949 was 46, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pecha

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pecha 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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