Britcher Family History

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Britcher Name Meaning

English: variant of Bracher (see Brach). South German: variant of Britsch.

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

Similar surnames: Bratcher, Bracher, Brecher, Bricker, Ritchey, Bircher, Pitcher

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Britcher Family Origin

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Britcher Family Occupations

What did your Britcher ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Britcher family was Painter. Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Britcher. The most common Britcher occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Britcher's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Laborer

  • Painter


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

Britcher Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Britcher Life Expectancy

What is the average Britcher lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Britcher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Britcher in 1946 was 36, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Britcher

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Britcher 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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