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Pletcher Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Pletscher, a variant of Pletsch 2–4, with the addition of the agent suffix -er.

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


Similar surnames: Letcher, Pitcher, Betcher, Bleacher, Fleischer, Cutcher, Plattner

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Pletcher Family Origin

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Pletcher Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Farming

    9%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pletcher. A less common occupation for the Pletcher family was Keeping House. The most common Pletcher occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Pletcher's were Farmers.

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Pletcher Historical Records

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Pletcher Life Expectancy

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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