Welcher Family History

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Welcher Name Meaning

variant of Welker. habitational name from Welchau near Karlsbad in Bohemia (Czech Karlovy Vary).

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


Similar surnames: Melcher, Melcer, Letcher, Vercher, Weiher, Kelchner, Escher, Melchor

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Welcher Family Origin

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Welcher Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    25%
  • Chandelier Maker (Lamp

    13%
  • Gardener (N)

    13%

In 1881, the most common Welcher occupation in the UK was Farmer. 50% of Welcher's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Welcher family was Gardener (N). Farmer, Agricultural Labourer and Chandelier Maker (Lamp were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Welcher.

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Welcher Historical Records

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Welcher Life Expectancy

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