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Disher Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Discher ‘joiner’. English: occupational name for a maker or seller of dishes, from an agent derivative of Old English disc ‘dish’. Possibly a respelling of any of the names mentioned at Deshaw.

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


Similar surnames: Fisher, Risher, Dasher, Discher, Deisher, Bisher, Dosher, Doster

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Disher Family Origin

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Disher Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Disher. A less common occupation for the Disher family was Farm Laborer. The most common Disher occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Disher's were Farmers.

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Disher Life Expectancy

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