Parcher Family History

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Parcher Name Meaning

Probably an altered form of German Bartscher, South German Partscher, an occupational name for a barber, from Middle High German bart ‘beard’ + scher(er) ‘shearer’, ‘cropper’ (from scheren ‘to shear’).

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


Similar surnames: Parler, Ascher, Bacher, Archer, Karchner, Pecher, Porcher, Wascher

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Parcher Family Origin

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Parcher Family Occupations

What did your Parcher ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Parcher occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Parcher's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Parcher. A less common occupation for the Parcher family was House Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • House Carpenter

    4%

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

Parcher Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Parcher Life Expectancy

What is the average Parcher lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Parcher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Parcher in 1951 was 75, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Parcher

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Parcher 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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