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Dilcher Family History

Dilcher Name Meaning

German:: variant of Dilger habitational name for someone from a place in Hesse named Dillich.

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

Similar surnames: Gilcher, Tischer, Discher, Melcher, Richer, Dischler, Pitcher

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Where is the Dilcher family from?

You can see how Dilcher families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Dilcher family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Scotland between 1880 and 1920. The most Dilcher families were found in USA in 1880. In 1891 there were 15 Dilcher families living in Kent. This was about 47% of all the recorded Dilcher's in United Kingdom. Kent had the highest population of Dilcher families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Dilcher surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Dilcher ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Dilcher. 100% of Dilcher women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

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

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Dilcher. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dilcher census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 141 immigration records available for the last name Dilcher. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 236 military records available for the last name Dilcher. For the veterans among your Dilcher ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Dilcher lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Dilcher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Dilcher in 1953 was 42, and 66 in 2004.

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