Tescher Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Tescher Name Meaning

North German and Danish: occupational name for a joiner (see Tischler) or a variant of Tasch.

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


Similar surnames: Teschner, Mescher, Lescher, Tischer, Tesser, Discher, Teuscher

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Tescher Family Origin

Where is the Tescher family from?

Tescher Family Occupations

What did your Tescher ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Tescher family was Taylor. The most common Tescher occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Tescher's were Farmers. Farmer, Hair Worker and Hardware Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tescher.

View Census data for Tescher | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    50%
  • Hair Worker

    17%
  • Hardware Dealer

    17%
  • Taylor

    17%

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

Tescher Historical Records

What Tescher family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Tescher. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tescher census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Tescher

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Tescher. 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.

View all Tescher immigration records

Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Tescher. For the veterans among your Tescher ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Tescher military records

You've only scratched the surface of Tescher family history.

Tescher Life Expectancy

What is the average Tescher lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2003, in the United States, Tescher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Tescher in 1948 was 44, and 74 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tescher

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tescher 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.

Famous Tescher Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Look up another name