Rascher Family History

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Rascher Name Meaning

variant of Rasch 1, from a noun derivative. habitational name for someone from places called Rasch (near Nuremberg) or Raschau (in Saxony).

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

Similar surnames: Roscher, Mascher, Rauscher, Ascher, Ruscher, Prescher, Luscher

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Rascher Family Origin

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Rascher Family Occupations

What did your Rascher ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rascher family was Stationer. The most common Rascher occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Rascher's were Farmers. Farmer, Cabinet Maker and Cattle Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rascher.

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  • Farmer

  • Cabinet Maker

  • Cattle Dealer

  • Stationer


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

Rascher Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Rascher. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rascher 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 590 immigration records available for the last name Rascher. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Rascher. For the veterans among your Rascher ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rascher Life Expectancy

What is the average Rascher lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, Rascher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Rascher in 1962 was 78, and 70 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rascher

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rascher 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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