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Gleicher Name Meaning

German: occupational name for an iron worker who flattened out the metal into sheets, from an agent derivative of Middle High German gelichen ‘to smooth or even out’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): from the inflected form of German gleich ‘same’, one of names from vocabulary words that were selected at random by government officials when surnames were made compulsory.

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


Similar surnames: Bleicher, Leicher, Lichter, Reicher, Leichter, Speicher, Eicher

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Gleicher Family Origin

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Gleicher Family Occupations

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  • Barber

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Gleicher occupation in the USA was Barber. 100% of Gleicher's were Barbers.

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Famous Gleicher Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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