Drescher Family History

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Drescher Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a thresher, German Drescher, Yiddish dresher, agent derivatives of Middle High German dreschen, Yiddish dresh(e)n ‘to thresh’.

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


Similar surnames: Dressler, Dreher, Dresher, Kreischer, Mescher, Brecher, Loescher

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Drescher Family Origin

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Drescher Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Barber

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Butcher

    3%

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In 1880, Farmer, Barber and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Drescher. The most common Drescher occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Drescher's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Drescher family was Butcher.

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Drescher Historical Records

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Drescher Life Expectancy

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