Lasher Family History

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Lasher Name Meaning

English (Sussex): unexplained. Americanized form of German Löscher (see Loescher). Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): habitational name for someone from the village of Lasha, now in Belarus.

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

Similar surnames: Asher, Washer, Flasher, Lander, Lusher, Dasher, Laufer, Easter

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Lasher Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Lasher name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Lasher. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • European Jewish


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Lasher Family Origin

Where is the Lasher family from?

Lasher Family Occupations

What did your Lasher ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Lasher occupation in the UK was Painter. 100% of Lasher's were Painters.

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  • Painter


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

Lasher Historical Records

What Lasher family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 32,000 census records available for the last name Lasher. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lasher 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Lasher. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Lasher. For the veterans among your Lasher ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lasher Life Expectancy

What is the average Lasher lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Lasher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Lasher in 1952 was 46, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lasher

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lasher 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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