Redish Family History

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Redish Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Reddish. Jewish (from Bohemia; also Redisch): from the Yiddish name for the town Hradišt in Bohemia.

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


Similar surnames: Reddish, Reis, Reiss, Kadish, Reigh, Redick, Regis, Reding, Reish

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Redish Family Origin

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Redish Family Occupations

What did your Redish ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Redish. 16% of Redish men worked as a Laborer and 15% of Redish women worked as a Farm Laborer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Redish were Plumber and Bookeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    16%
  • Farmer
    6%
  • Loom Fixer
    6%
  • Plumber
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Farm Laborer
    15%
  • Stenographer
    15%
  • Battery Filler
    8%
  • Bookeeper
    8%

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

Redish Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Redish. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Redish 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 116 immigration records available for the last name Redish. 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 314 military records available for the last name Redish. For the veterans among your Redish ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Redish Life Expectancy

What is the average Redish lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Redish life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Redish in 1961 was 46, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Redish

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Redish 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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