Doscher Family History

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Doscher Name Meaning

North German (Döscher): Low German form of Drescher. Altered spelling of German Dascher (see Taschner).

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

Similar surnames: Dosher, Discher, Doescher, Dascher, Scher, Dutcher, Drescher, Bosher

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Doscher Family Origin

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Doscher Family Occupations

What did your Doscher ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Coal Clerk Motor Work and Dancing Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Doscher. 50% of Doscher women worked as a Dancing Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Coal Clerk Motor Work

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Dancing Teacher
  • Domestic Duties

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Doscher Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Doscher. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Doscher 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Doscher. 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 Doscher. For the veterans among your Doscher ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Doscher Life Expectancy

What is the average Doscher lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Doscher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Doscher in 1954 was 51, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Doscher

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Doscher 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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