Hancher Family History

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Hancher Name Meaning

English (Staffordshire): unexplained.

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

Similar surnames: Hatcher, Mincher, Hanner, Hatchel, Fancher, Hancey, Bacher, Hache

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Hancher Family Origin

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Hancher Family Occupations

What did your Hancher ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hancher family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Clerk In Hardware Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hancher. The most common Hancher occupation in the USA was Farmer. 64% of Hancher's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Clerk In Hardware Store

  • Farming


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

Hancher Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Hancher. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hancher 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 398 immigration records available for the last name Hancher. 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 454 military records available for the last name Hancher. For the veterans among your Hancher ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hancher Life Expectancy

What is the average Hancher lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Hancher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Hancher in 1950 was 66, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hancher

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hancher 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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