Vercher Family History

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Vercher Name Meaning

French: topographic name for someone who lived by farmland (medieval Latin vercaria), or a habitational name from Verchère in Haute Savoie, Verchères in Rhône, Les Verchers in Maine-et-Loire, or Les Verchères in Rhône. This is a common surname in LA.

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


Similar surnames: Letcher, Verdier, Zercher, Eicher, Porcher, Teicher, Mercer, Keicher

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Vercher Family Origin

Where is the Vercher family from?

Vercher Family Occupations

What did your Vercher ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Laborer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Vercher. 35% of Vercher men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Vercher women worked as a Laborer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Vercher were Farm Laborer and Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    35%
  • Laborer
    31%
  • Truck Driver
    8%
  • Farm Laborer
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    50%
  • Seamstress
    34%
  • Farmer
    17%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Vercher Historical Records

What Vercher family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Vercher. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Vercher 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 226 immigration records available for the last name Vercher. 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 593 military records available for the last name Vercher. For the veterans among your Vercher ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Vercher Life Expectancy

What is the average Vercher lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Vercher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Vercher in 1956 was 55, and 74 in 2004.

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