Rech Name Meaning

from a Germanic personal name, Recho, a shortened form of a personal name composed with rahha ‘revenge’. nickname for someone who was timid or fleet of foot, from Middle High German rech ‘roe deer’. Compare Reh. habitational name from a place near Koblenz called Rech.

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


Similar surnames: Reh, Krech, Rich, Pech, Rach, Roch, Reck, Recht, Dech, Reich

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Rech Family Origin

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Rech Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Carpenter

    6%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rech. A less common occupation for the Rech family was Carpenter. The most common Rech occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Rech's were Farmers.

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Rech Life Expectancy

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Between 1942 and 2004, Rech life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Rech in 1942 was 51, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rech

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