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Discher Family History

Discher Name Meaning
Northern and eastern German: occupational name for a carpenter or joiner, Middle Low German discher, from disch ‘table’. Compare Tischler.

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

16,487 Historical Documents with Discher on Ancestry.com
6,031 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
685 Military Records
826 Immigration Records
3,217 Census and Voter Lists
5,728 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Discher Families

  • Number of Discher families
     7 - 11
     3 - 6
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Discher families
     5 - 8
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Discher last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Discher census records

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Discher Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Discher families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

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Discher Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Discher families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Discher

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Discher Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Discher census records

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Discher Civil War Service Records

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