Wash Name Meaning

Perhaps a variant of English Wass.

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


Similar surnames: Mash, Pash, Dash, Cash, Bash, Rash, Nash, Wish, Wass, Gash

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Wash Family Origin

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Wash Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Servant

    33%
  • Trapper

    33%

In 1881, Farmer and Servant were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Wash. A less common occupation for the Wash family was Trapper. The most common Wash occupation in Canada was Farmer. 33% of Wash's were Farmers.

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Wash Historical Records

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Wash Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Wash life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Wash in 1952 was 69, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wash

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