Bleicher Family History

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Bleicher Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a bleacher of textiles, a launderer, or the owner of public bleaching ground, from Middle High German blicher, German Bleicher. Compare Bleecker.

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


Similar surnames: Gleicher, Leicher, Blecher, Bleecker, Bleier, Becher, Keicher, Eicher

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Bleicher Family Origin

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Bleicher Family Occupations

What did your Bleicher ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Keeping House, Boss Bookbinder and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bleicher. The most common Bleicher occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 14% of Bleicher's were Keeping Houses. A less common occupation for the Bleicher family was Farmer.

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  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Boss Bookbinder

    7%
  • Cooper

    7%
  • Farmer

    7%

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

Bleicher Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bleicher. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bleicher 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Bleicher. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Bleicher. For the veterans among your Bleicher ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bleicher Life Expectancy

What is the average Bleicher lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Bleicher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Bleicher in 1963 was 53, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bleicher

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bleicher 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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