Loescher Family History

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Loescher Name Meaning

German (Löscher): occupational name for a fireman, from Middle High German leschen ‘to extinguish’. variant of Loesch. variant of Lescher or a derivative of Loesche.

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

Similar surnames: Loesche, Lescher, Mescher, Koecher, Leicher, Loesch, Hoeschen

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Loescher Family Origin

Where is the Loescher family from?

Loescher Family Occupations

What did your Loescher ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Loescher occupation in the USA was Musician. 21% of Loescher's were Musicians. Musician, Farmer and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Loescher. A less common occupation for the Loescher family was Bricklayer.

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  • Musician

  • Farmer

  • Baker

  • Bricklayer


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

Loescher Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Loescher. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Loescher 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 755 immigration records available for the last name Loescher. 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 718 military records available for the last name Loescher. For the veterans among your Loescher ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Loescher Life Expectancy

What is the average Loescher lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Loescher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Loescher in 1952 was 46, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Loescher

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Loescher 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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