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Katcher Name Meaning

German (Kätcher): metonymic occupational name for a fisherman or net maker, from Middle Low German kesser ‘net’, in particular the type of net used by fisherman in the North or Baltic Sea.

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


Similar surnames: Kacher, Kater, Keicher, Kaucher, Karcher, Ketcher, Kircher, Karchner

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Katcher Family Origin

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Katcher Family Occupations

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  • Express Man

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Gardening

    20%
  • Teamster

    20%

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In 1880, Express Man, Farmer and Gardening were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Katcher. The most common Katcher occupation in the USA was Express Man. 20% of Katcher's were Express Mans. A less common occupation for the Katcher family was Teamster.

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Katcher Historical Records

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Katcher Life Expectancy

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