Brecher Family History

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Brecher Name Meaning

English: variant of Brach 2, the -er suffix denoting an inhabitant. German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from an agent derivative of German brechen ‘to break’, an occupational name for someone who crushed hemp or flax, or possibly a nickname for a lawbreaker.

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


Similar surnames: Becher, Bracher, Bricker, Beecher, Blecher, Brucker, Breuker, Recher

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Brecher Family Origin

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Brecher Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Laboror

    15%
  • Butcher

    8%
  • Fancy Store

    8%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Brecher family was Fancy Store. Farmer, Laboror and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brecher. The most common Brecher occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Brecher's were Farmers.

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Brecher Historical Records

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Brecher Life Expectancy

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