Thrasher Family History

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Thrasher Name Meaning

English: occupational name from Middle English thressher ‘thresher’, a derivative of Old English þerscan, þrescan, þryscan ‘to thresh’. Translated form of German Drescher.

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


Similar surnames: Thresher, Brasher, Thatcher, Thacker, Flasher, Bradsher, Tasler

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Thrasher Family Origin

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Thrasher Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    6%
  • Iron Moulder

    6%
  • Joiner

    6%
  • Trimming Weaver

    6%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Iron Moulder and Joiner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Thrasher. A less common occupation for the Thrasher family was Trimming Weaver. The most common Thrasher occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 6% of Thrasher's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Thrasher Historical Records

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Thrasher Life Expectancy

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