Litscher Family History

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Litscher Name Meaning

German: variant of Litsch, of Slavic origin, from Old Slavic ljutu ‘wild’, a nickname for a wild, unruly person.

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


Similar surnames: Pitcher, Wischer, Letcher, Ritschel, Loescher, Litterer, Sicher

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Litscher Family Origin

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Litscher Family Occupations

What did your Litscher ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Clerk In Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Litscher. A less common occupation for the Litscher family was Farming. The most common Litscher occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Litscher's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Carpenter

    22%
  • Clerk In Store

    11%
  • Farming

    11%

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

Litscher Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Litscher. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Litscher 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Litscher. 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 Litscher. For the veterans among your Litscher ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Litscher Life Expectancy

What is the average Litscher lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Litscher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Litscher in 1951 was 37, and 47 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Litscher

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Litscher 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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