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Misch Name Meaning

(Silesia and Lausitz): from a Slavic pet form of a personal name equivalent to Michael. Compare Polish Mis (see Mis). habitational name from any of several places in the Rhineland called Müsch.

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

Similar surnames: Miksch, Mich, Mischo, Wisch, Mitch, Musch, Isch, March, Mitsch, Kisch

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Where is the Misch family from?

You can see how Misch families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Misch family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Misch families were found in USA in 1920. In 1891 there were 6 Misch families living in Hertfordshire. This was about 60% of all the recorded Misch's in United Kingdom. Hertfordshire had the highest population of Misch families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Misch surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Misch ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Private Means was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Misch. 100% of Misch women worked as a Private Means. .

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

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Private Means
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Census Records

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Misch. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Misch census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Misch. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Misch. For the veterans among your Misch ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Misch lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Misch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Misch in 1947 was 40, and 75 in 2004.

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