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Disher Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Discher ‘joiner’. English: occupational name for a maker or seller of dishes, from an agent derivative of Old English disc ‘dish’. Possibly a respelling of any of the names mentioned at Deshaw.

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


Similar surnames: Fisher, Risher, Dasher, Discher, Deisher, Bisher, Dosher, Doster

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Disher Family Origin

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Disher Family Occupations

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  • Tailor

    13%
  • Carpet Weaver

    6%
  • Coal Miner

    6%
  • Coffee House Keeper

    6%

In 1881, Tailor, Carpet Weaver and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Disher. The most common Disher occupation in the UK was Tailor. 13% of Disher's were Tailors. A less common occupation for the Disher family was Coffee House Keeper.

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Disher Historical Records

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Disher Life Expectancy

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