Gaucher Family History

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Gaucher Name Meaning

New England variant of the French surname Gautier. Variant of German Gauch.

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

Similar surnames: Gaschler, Kucher, Bacher, Fancher, Ganther, Goucher, Walcher, Faucher

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Gaucher Family Origin

Where is the Gaucher family from?

Gaucher Family Occupations

What did your Gaucher ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Gaucher family was Steam Engine Fitter. Iron Turner and Labour In The Wood (Woodman) were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Gaucher. The most common Gaucher occupation in the UK was Iron Turner. 33% of Gaucher's were Iron Turners.

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  • Iron Turner

  • Labour In The Wood (Woodman)

  • Steam Engine Fitter


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

Gaucher Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Gaucher. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gaucher 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 534 immigration records available for the last name Gaucher. 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 775 military records available for the last name Gaucher. For the veterans among your Gaucher ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gaucher Life Expectancy

What is the average Gaucher lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Gaucher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Gaucher in 1951 was 65, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gaucher

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gaucher 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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