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Welcher Name Meaning

variant of Welker. habitational name from Welchau near Karlsbad in Bohemia (Czech Karlovy Vary).

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


Similar surnames: Melcher, Melcer, Letcher, Vercher, Weiher, Kelchner, Escher, Melchor

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Welcher Family Origin

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Welcher Family Occupations

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  • Fisherman

    67%
  • Labourer

    33%

In 1881, Fisherman and Labourer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Welcher. The most common Welcher occupation in Canada was Fisherman. 67% of Welcher's were Fishermans.

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Welcher Historical Records

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Welcher Life Expectancy

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