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Osuch Family History

Osuch Surname Meaning

Polish: nickname from osuch a dialect word meaning ‘withered tree’ ‘dry bread’ or ‘withered old man’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Such, Couch, Duch, Esch, Kozuch, Pouch, Rosich, Mosch, Rauch, Suh

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Where is the Osuch family from?

You can see how Osuch families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Osuch family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Osuch families were found in USA in 1920. In 1891 there was 1 Osuch family living in Kent. This was about 50% of all the recorded Osuch's in United Kingdom. Kent and 1 other county had the highest population of Osuch families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Osuch surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Osuch ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Saleslady were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Osuch. 56% of Osuch men worked as a Laborer and 34% of Osuch women worked as a Saleslady. Some less common occupations for Americans named Osuch were Farm Hand and Stenographer. .

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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.

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
  • Machinist
  • Farm Operator
  • Farm Hand

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Saleslady
  • Operator
  • Machine Operator
  • Stenographer
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Census Records

There are 996 census records available for the last name Osuch. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Osuch 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 420 immigration records available for the last name Osuch. 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 337 military records available for the last name Osuch. For the veterans among your Osuch ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Osuch lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Osuch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Osuch in 1946 was 60, and 88 in 2004.

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