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Amacher Name Meaning

German: topographic name for one who lived am Ach ‘on the Ach’ (a river name), the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant. Swiss German: variant of Amacker.

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


Similar surnames: Bacher, Ascher, Bracher, Amacker, Matter, Hamacher, Teicher, Amaker

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Amacher Family Origin

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Amacher Family Occupations

What did your Amacher ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Amacher family was Tailor. The most common Amacher occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Amacher's were Farmers. Farmer, Makes Shoes and Rolling Mill were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Amacher.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Makes Shoes

    20%
  • Rolling Mill

    20%
  • Tailor

    20%

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Amacher ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Amacher Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Amacher. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Amacher census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Amacher. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Amacher. For the veterans among your Amacher ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Amacher Life Expectancy

What is the average Amacher lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Amacher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Amacher in 1958 was 51, and 62 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Amacher

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Amacher ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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