Krisher Family History

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Krisher Name Meaning

Americanized form of Krischer, a Palatinate dialect of German Kreischer, from the dialect word Krisch ‘cry’, ‘shout’.

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


Similar surnames: Risher, Kreisher, Deisher, Risser, Richer, Swisher, Rishel, Leisher

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Krisher Family Origin

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Krisher Family Occupations

What did your Krisher ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Krisher occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Krisher's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Krisher. A less common occupation for the Krisher family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

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

Krisher Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Krisher. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Krisher 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Krisher. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

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

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Krisher Life Expectancy

What is the average Krisher lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Krisher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Krisher in 1961 was 33, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Krisher

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Krisher 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.

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