Lescher Family History

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Lescher Name Meaning

German: probably a metonymic occupational name for a mediator or arbitrator, or possibly for a fireman, from Middle High German leschære ‘extinguisher’.

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


Similar surnames: Mescher, Loescher, Leicher, Letcher, Wascher, Tescher, Lischer

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Lescher Family Origin

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Lescher Family Occupations

What did your Lescher ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Accountant (anstratian Commonodealth) and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Lescher. 20% of Lescher men worked as an Accountant (anstratian Commonodealth) and 45% of Lescher women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lescher were Consulting Physician and Masseuse Electro Therap

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Accountant (anstratian Commonodealth)
    20%
  • Clerk In Holy Orders
    20%
  • Company Director (men Chemis
    20%
  • Consulting Physician
    20%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    45%
  • Domestic Duties Unpaid
    12%
  • House Wife
    12%
  • Masseuse Electro Therap
    12%

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

Lescher Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Lescher. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lescher 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 638 immigration records available for the last name Lescher. 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 357 military records available for the last name Lescher. For the veterans among your Lescher ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lescher Life Expectancy

What is the average Lescher lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Lescher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Lescher in 1960 was 58, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lescher

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lescher 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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