Loertscher Family History

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Loertscher Name Meaning

German (Lörtscher): nickname for a left-handed or clumsy person (see Loerch).

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


Similar surnames: Loetscher, Litscher, Letcher, Foertsch, Lerche, Loescher, Kerscher

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Loertscher Family Origin

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Loertscher Family Occupations

What did your Loertscher ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Loertscher occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Loertscher's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    100%

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Loertscher Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Loertscher Life Expectancy

What is the average Loertscher lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Loertscher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Loertscher in 1964 was 56, and 87 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Loertscher 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 Loertscher Family

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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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