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Kercheval Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of German Kirchenwall, a topographic name from Middle High German kirche + wal ‘dike’, ‘embankment’.

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


Similar surnames: Kachel, Kercher, Kircher, Fenchel, Keicher, Eichel, Kerscher, Bechel

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Kercheval Family Origin

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Kercheval Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Lawyer

    9%
  • Banker

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kercheval family was Banker. The most common Kercheval occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Kercheval's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Lawyer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kercheval.

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Kercheval Historical Records

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Kercheval Life Expectancy

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