Last name: PILCHER

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PILCHER : This last name is indexed 46,831 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

PILCHER : English (southeastern): occupational name for a maker or seller of pilches from an agent derivative of Pilch. In early 17th-century English pilcher was a popular term of abuse being confused or punningly associated with the unrelated verb pilch ‘to steal’ and with the unrelated noun pilchard a kind of fish.

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