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Wascher Name Meaning

German (usually Wäscher): occupational name for a washer, from an agent derivative of Middle High German waschen, weschen ‘to wash’. Numerous trades involved washing processes (see Washer) and the name may relate to any of these.

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


Similar surnames: Washer, Ascher, Wischer, Mescher, Taschner, Kacher, Witcher, Kaucher

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Wascher Family Origin

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Wascher Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    33%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Harness Maker

    8%
  • Keeps Saloon

    8%

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In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Harness Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wascher. The most common Wascher occupation in the USA was Laborer. 33% of Wascher's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Wascher family was Keeps Saloon.

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Wascher Historical Records

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Wascher Life Expectancy

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