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Wischer Name Meaning

German: nickname from an agent derivative of Middle High German wischen ‘to rush’. North German: variant of Wisch.

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


Similar surnames: Wascher, Discher, Mescher, Witcher, Wicker, Eicher, Wisch, Ascher

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Wischer Family Origin

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Wischer Family Occupations

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  • Cleaning Dyeing

    11%
  • Editor

    11%
  • Farmer

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%

In 1880, Cleaning Dyeing, Editor and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wischer. The most common Wischer occupation in the USA was Cleaning Dyeing. 11% of Wischer's were Cleaning Dyeings. A less common occupation for the Wischer family was Laborer.

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Wischer Historical Records

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Wischer Life Expectancy

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