Pelcher Family History

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Pelcher Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of French Pelletier, found in PA and NY.

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


Similar surnames: Belcher, Peltier, Rencher, Hulcher, Peacher, Pletcher, Preacher

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Pelcher Family Origin

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Pelcher Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    20%
  • Farmer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Stone Mason

    8%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Pelcher family was Stone Mason. The most common Pelcher occupation in the USA was Laborer. 20% of Pelcher's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pelcher.

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Pelcher Historical Records

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Pelcher Life Expectancy

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