Pouch Name Meaning

English: metonymic occupational name for a pouch maker (see Poucher). Polish: possibly a nickname for a shirker, from a derivative of pouchylac sie ‘to avoid one’s duties’, ‘shirk’.

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


Similar surnames: Couch, Pech, Poche, Puch, Losch, Moch, Duch, Paduch, Such, Osuch

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Pouch Family Origin

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Pouch Family Occupations

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  • School Teacher

    100%

In 1881, the most common Pouch occupation in Canada was School Teacher. 100% of Pouch's were School Teachers.

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Pouch Historical Records

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Pouch Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Pouch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Pouch in 1957 was 56, and 46 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pouch

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