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Layher Name Meaning

German: variant of Layer 4. Perhaps also a Germanized spelling of Hungarian Lehár.

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


Similar surnames: Lather, Mayher, Layer, Payer, Cather, Gayler, Laner, Lasher, Lathers

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Layher Family Origin

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Layher Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Saloonist

    33%

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In 1880, Farmer and Saloonist were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Layher. The most common Layher occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Layher's were Farmers.

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Layher Historical Records

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Layher Life Expectancy

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