Resh Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Resch. Americanized spelling of Slovenian Reš, of unexplained meaning.

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


Similar surnames: Rash, Rosh, Lesh, Esh, Mesh, Rish, Gresh, Fresh, Reeh, Bess

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Resh Family Origin

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Resh Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Laborer

    22%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Resh family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Resh. The most common Resh occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Resh's were Farmers.

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Resh Historical Records

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Resh Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Resh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Resh in 1962 was 67, and 64 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Resh

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