Lersch Family History

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Lersch Name Meaning

German and Dutch: metonymic occupational name for a maker of leather pants, stockings, and boots, from Middle Low German lerse, contracted form of lederse ‘made of leather’, adjective from Leder ‘leather’.

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

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Lersch Family Origin

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Lersch Family Occupations

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

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  • Blacksmith

    10%
  • Farmer

    10%
  • Grocer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    10%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lersch family was Keeping House. Blacksmith, Farmer and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lersch. The most common Lersch occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 10% of Lersch's were Blacksmiths.

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Lersch Historical Records

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Lersch Life Expectancy

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