Reuscher Family History

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Reuscher Name Meaning

habitational name for someone from Reusch or Reisch, both in Bavaria. a nickname from Sorbian ryšar ‘knight’, ‘hero’.from a short form of a Germanic personal name formed with (h)rod ‘fame’, ‘victory’.

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

Similar surnames: Reicher, Rauscher, Ruscher, Kreischer, Huscher, Reusch, Recher

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Reuscher Family Origin

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Reuscher Family Occupations

What did your Reuscher ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Reuscher family was Tailor. The most common Reuscher occupation in the USA was Cigar Store. 25% of Reuscher's were Cigar Stores. Cigar Store, Deputy Circuit Clk and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Reuscher.

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  • Cigar Store

  • Deputy Circuit Clk

  • Farmer

  • Tailor


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Reuscher Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Reuscher. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Reuscher 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 187 immigration records available for the last name Reuscher. 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 686 military records available for the last name Reuscher. For the veterans among your Reuscher ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Reuscher Life Expectancy

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Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Reuscher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Reuscher in 1961 was 55, and 47 in 2004.

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