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Preacher Name Meaning

English: from Old French precheor ‘preacher’, perhaps a derogatory nickname for a moralizing person.

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


Similar surnames: Peacher, Feather, Brecher, Rencher, Reach, Creamer, Peaster, Pelcher

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Preacher Family Origin

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Preacher Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    55%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Assits Father At Mill

    5%
  • Farm Agt.

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Preacher family was Farm Agt.. Farmer, Laborer and Assits Father At Mill were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Preacher. The most common Preacher occupation in the USA was Farmer. 55% of Preacher's were Farmers.

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Preacher Life Expectancy

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