Escher Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Escher Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from any of the various places called Esch, Esche, or Eschen.

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

Similar surnames: Esche, Esther, Ascher, Eschen, Eicher, Luscher, Buescher, Eschler

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Escher Family Origin

Where is the Escher family from?

Escher Family Occupations

What did your Escher ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Credit Drabers Sorles and Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Escher. 50% of Escher men worked as a Credit Drabers Sorles and 50% of Escher women worked as a Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Escher were Journeyman Tailor and Unpaid Domestic Duties

View Census data for Escher | Data not to scale

Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Credit Drabers Sorles
  • Journeyman Tailor

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Domestic Duties
  • Dressmaker
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Escher Historical Records

What Escher family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Escher. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Escher census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Escher

Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Escher. 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.

View all Escher immigration records

Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Escher. For the veterans among your Escher ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Escher military records

You've only scratched the surface of Escher family history.

Escher Life Expectancy

What is the average Escher lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Escher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Escher in 1944 was 31, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Escher

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Escher 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.

Famous Escher Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name