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Macher Name Meaning

habitational name for someone from any of several places called Machern, for example near Leipzig. from a Germanic personal name formed with mag ‘kinsman’ or magan ‘might’ + hari ‘army’.

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


Similar surnames: Bacher, Mascher, Mander, Lacher, Rachel, Ascher, Maher, Majcher

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Macher Family Origin

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Macher Family Occupations

What did your Macher ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Blacksmith

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Wks In Watch Case Fac

    7%

In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Macher. A less common occupation for the Macher family was Wks In Watch Case Fac. The most common Macher occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Macher's were Farmers.

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Macher Historical Records

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Macher Life Expectancy

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