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Gilcher Family Origin

Where is the Gilcher family from?

Gilcher Family Occupations

What did your Gilcher ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gilcher occupation in the USA was Farmer. 11% of Gilcher's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gilcher family was Proprietor - Hotel. Farmer, Lumber Dealer and Musician were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gilcher.

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  • Farmer

    11%
  • Lumber Dealer

    11%
  • Musician

    11%
  • Proprietor - Hotel

    11%

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

Gilcher Historical Records

What Gilcher family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gilcher. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gilcher census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Gilcher

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Gilcher. 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 Gilcher. For the veterans among your Gilcher ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gilcher Life Expectancy

What is the average Gilcher lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Gilcher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Gilcher in 1954 was 52, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gilcher

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gilcher 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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