Locher Family History

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Locher Name Meaning

South German (Löcher): habitational name for someone from any of several places in Bavaria and Austria named Lochen or Lohen.

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


Similar surnames: Lacher, Ascher, Rocker, Eicher, Bacher, Loewer, Luscher, Blocher

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Locher Family Origin

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Locher Family Occupations

What did your Locher ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Cartage Supervisor General Goods Provisions and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Locher. 12% of Locher men worked as a Cartage Supervisor General Goods Provisions and 44% of Locher women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Locher were Dental Mechanic and Cook Gunvial

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Cartage Supervisor General Goods Provisions
    12%
  • Cooper
    12%
  • Dairy Farmer
    12%
  • Dental Mechanic
    12%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    44%
  • Canteen Worker Pastor
    7%
  • Cook
    7%
  • Cook Gunvial
    7%

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

Locher Historical Records

What Locher family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Locher. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Locher census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Locher

Passenger List

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Locher. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Locher. For the veterans among your Locher ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Locher Life Expectancy

What is the average Locher lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Locher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Locher in 1956 was 62, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Locher

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Locher 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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