Leicher Family History

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Leicher Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a fairground entertainer, from Middle High German leich ‘dance’, ‘melody’.

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


Similar surnames: Eicher, Leichter, Lescher, Gleicher, Bleicher, Keicher, Speicher

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Leicher Family Origin

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Leicher Family Occupations

What did your Leicher ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the US named Leicher. 27% of Leicher men worked as a Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    27%
  • Clerk
    16%
  • Salesman
    16%
  • Baker
    12%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Leicher Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Leicher. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Leicher 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 433 immigration records available for the last name Leicher. 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 563 military records available for the last name Leicher. For the veterans among your Leicher ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Leicher Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Leicher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Leicher in 1960 was 48, and 80 in 2004.

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