Lecher Family History

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Lecher Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Löcher (see Locher).

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


Similar surnames: Lesher, Locher, Becher, Leamer, Pecher, Lechner, Lecker, Lechler

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Lecher Family Origin

Where is the Lecher family from?

Lecher Family Occupations

What did your Lecher ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Lecher occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Lecher's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lecher. A less common occupation for the Lecher family was Cabinet Maker.

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Carpenter

    11%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Cabinet Maker

    6%

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

Lecher Historical Records

What Lecher family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Lecher. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lecher 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 Lecher

Passenger List

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

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Lecher Life Expectancy

What is the average Lecher lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Lecher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Lecher in 1944 was 25, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lecher

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lecher 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.

Famous Lecher Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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