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Karcher Family History

Karcher Name Meaning
German (also Kärcher): occupational name for a carter; an agent derivative of Karch 2.

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

123,162 Historical Documents with Karcher on Ancestry.com
35,205 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
4,258 Military Records
2,227 Immigration Records
11,875 Census and Voter Lists
69,597 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Karcher Families

  • Number of Karcher families
     43 - 83
     15 - 42
     1 - 14
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Karcher families
     3 - 2
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Karcher last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Karcher census records

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Karcher Family Origin

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Karcher Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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

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Average Life Expectancy for Karcher

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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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Karcher Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Karcher census records

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Karcher Civil War Service Records

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