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Blacher Name Meaning

Southern French: topographic name for someone who lived by an oak grove, originating in the southeastern French dialect word blache ‘oak plantation’ (said to be of Gaulish origin), originally a plantation of young trees of any kind. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): occupational name for a tinsmith, a Yiddishized form of Polish blacharz or Ukrainian blyakhar.

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


Similar surnames: Blache, Bacher, Bachar, Blecher, Blancher, Brasher, Blucher, Lachner

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Blacher Family Origin

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Blacher Family Occupations

What did your Blacher ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Blacher occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Blacher's were Farmers. Farmer and Farming were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Blacher. A less common occupation for the Blacher family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Farming

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%

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Blacher Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Blacher Life Expectancy

What is the average Blacher lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Blacher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Blacher in 1956 was 44, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Blacher

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Blacher 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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