Becherer Family History

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Becherer Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a turner of wooden vessels, Middle High German becherer, an agent derivative of becher ‘cup’, ‘mug’.

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

Similar surnames: Becher, Scherer, Bechler, Scheler, Besemer, Kehrer, Fecher, Wehrer

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Becherer Family Origin

Where is the Becherer family from?

Becherer Family Occupations

What did your Becherer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Becherer occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 11% of Becherer's were Keeping Houses. A less common occupation for the Becherer family was Barber. Keeping House, Shoe Maker and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Becherer.

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  • Keeping House

  • Shoe Maker

  • At Home

  • Barber


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

Becherer Historical Records

What Becherer family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Becherer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Becherer 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 596 immigration records available for the last name Becherer. 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 Becherer. For the veterans among your Becherer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Becherer Life Expectancy

What is the average Becherer lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Becherer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Becherer in 1962 was 62, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Becherer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Becherer 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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