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Whitcher Family History

Whitcher Name Meaning
English: variant spelling of Witcher.

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

92,147 Historical Documents with Whitcher on Ancestry.com
23,181 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,844 Military Records
1,022 Immigration Records
23,950 Census and Voter Lists
42,150 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Whitcher Families

  • Number of Whitcher families
     27 - 52
     10 - 26
     1 - 9
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Whitcher families
     146 - 290
     49 - 145
     1 - 48
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Whitcher last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Whitcher census records

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Whitcher 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 Whitcher families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

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Whitcher Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Whitcher 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 Whitcher

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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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Whitcher Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Whitcher census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Whitcher ancestors, such as occupation.

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Whitcher Civil War Service Records

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