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Prescher Name Meaning

German: habitational name from someone from a place called Preschen (in particular one near Sorau) or Bresch.

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


Similar surnames: Kreischer, Buescher, Ruscher, Reicher, Rascher, Recher, Escher

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Prescher Family Origin

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Prescher Family Occupations

What did your Prescher ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Prescher occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Prescher's were Farmers. Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Prescher.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Blacksmith

    33%

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

Prescher Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Prescher Life Expectancy

What is the average Prescher lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Prescher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Prescher in 1964 was 68, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Prescher

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Prescher 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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