Tosh Name Meaning

Scottish: reduced form of McIntosh, which is also established in northeastern Ulster. Americanized spelling of German Tosch. Americanized spelling of Slovenian Toš, a derivative of the personal name Tomaž (see Thomas).

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


Similar surnames: Tush, Rosh, Boss, Dosh, Toth, Losh, Kash, Gosch, Bosh, Tosch

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Tosh Family Origin

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Tosh Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Blacksmith

    17%
  • Farm Laborer

    17%
  • Servant

    17%

In 1881, Farmer, Blacksmith and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tosh. A less common occupation for the Tosh family was Servant. The most common Tosh occupation in Canada was Farmer. 50% of Tosh's were Farmers.

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Tosh Historical Records

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Tosh Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1947 and 2004, Tosh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Tosh in 1947 was 60, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tosh

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