Lerche Family History

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Lerche Name Meaning

Danish: from Lærkia, a medieval nickname meaning ‘lark’. Danish: habitational name from a place in Westphalia, Germany. German: variant of Lerch.

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


Similar surnames: Lerch, Ferch, Esche, Lence, Zercher, Leece, Leriche, Letcher, Loesche

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Lerche Family Origin

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Lerche Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Keeps House

    20%
  • Hotel Keeper

    10%
  • Keeping House

    10%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lerche family was Keeping House. The most common Lerche occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Lerche's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeps House and Hotel Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lerche.

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Lerche Historical Records

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Lerche Life Expectancy

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