Wichers Family History

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Wichers Name Meaning

North German: patronymic from the personal name Wichert.

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

Similar surnames: Withers, Wichert, Wichern, Wiebers, Wickers, Michels, Richens, Sicher

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Wichers Family Origin

Where is the Wichers family from?

Wichers Family Occupations

What did your Wichers ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Wichers occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Wichers's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wichers family was Taylor. Farmer, Miller and Tailoring were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wichers.

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  • Farmer

  • Miller

  • Tailoring

  • Taylor


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

Wichers Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Wichers. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wichers census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 978 immigration records available for the last name Wichers. 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 300 military records available for the last name Wichers. For the veterans among your Wichers ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wichers Life Expectancy

What is the average Wichers lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, Wichers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Wichers in 1962 was 82, and 97 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wichers

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wichers 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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