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Bacher Name Meaning

German: topographic name from Middle High German bach ‘stream’ + the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant, or a habitational name from any of various places named with this word, for example Bach or Bachern. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Bachar. Danish: probably of German origin (see 1). Respelling of Norwegian Bakker, a habitational name from any of the farmsteads so named (see Back). English: variant of Baker.

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


Similar surnames: Backer, Becher, Bucher, Bachar, Bache, Ascher, Bracher, Blacher

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Bacher Family Origin

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Bacher Family Occupations

What did your Bacher ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bacher occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Bacher's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bacher. A less common occupation for the Bacher family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Keeping House

    3%

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Bacher Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bacher. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bacher 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 Bacher. 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 Bacher. For the veterans among your Bacher ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bacher Life Expectancy

What is the average Bacher lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Bacher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Bacher in 1955 was 58, and 77 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bacher 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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