Bercher Family History

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Bercher Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Vercher, Zercher, Kercher, Becher, Letcher, Belcher, Keicher, Mercer

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Bercher Family Origin

Where is the Bercher family from?

Bercher Family Occupations

What did your Bercher ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bercher family was Keeping House. The most common Bercher occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Bercher's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bercher.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Butcher

  • Keeping House


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

Bercher Historical Records

What Bercher family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bercher. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bercher 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 606 immigration records available for the last name Bercher. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 367 military records available for the last name Bercher. For the veterans among your Bercher ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bercher Life Expectancy

What is the average Bercher lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Bercher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Bercher in 1963 was 75, and 94 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bercher

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bercher 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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