Thatcher Family History

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Thatcher Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a thatcher, someone who covered roofs in straw, from an agent derivative of Middle English thach(en) ‘to thatch’ (Old English þæccan ‘to cover or roof’).

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


Similar surnames: Hatcher, Thacker, Thrasher, Thatch, Stitcher, Butcher, Thacher, Hatch

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Thatcher Family Origin

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Thatcher Family Occupations

What did your Thatcher ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Labourer

    5%
  • Farmer

    5%
  • Bricklayer

    2%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Thatcher family was Agricultural Labourer. Labourer, Farmer and Bricklayer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Thatcher. The most common Thatcher occupation in the UK was Labourer. 5% of Thatcher's were Labourers.

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Thatcher Historical Records

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Thatcher Life Expectancy

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