Dilcher Family History

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Dilcher Name Meaning

German: variant of Dilger 2.

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


Similar surnames: Gilcher, Tischer, Discher, Melcher, Richer, Dischler, Pitcher

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Dilcher Family Origin

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Dilcher Family Occupations

What did your Dilcher ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Dilcher family was Book Keeper. Farmer, Keeping House and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dilcher. The most common Dilcher occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Dilcher's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Keeping House

    21%
  • Baker

    7%
  • Book Keeper

    7%

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

Dilcher Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Dilcher Life Expectancy

What is the average Dilcher lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Dilcher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Dilcher in 1953 was 42, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dilcher

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dilcher 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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