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Origins and History


New to Family History? Check out our Getting Started page. Check out House Of Names to investigate the origins of the Becher surname or get a copy of the Becher family Crest (a great gift idea!).


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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Becher Genealogy

Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Becher Genealogy that will form part of your family tree. Although records vary from country to country, they are normally the most formal record of a person's relations. From the sources listed below it will be possible to locate a birth record and, from that record, a birth certificate may be obtainable which is likely to list the names of the parents, therefore taking you back another generation. A marriage certificate may also list the names of the respective fathers of the bride and groom which may then help you to find them earlier in life on a census record enabling you to fill out more detail in the Becher family tree.

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Some Famous People with the surname of Becher

Wikipedia Johann Joachim Becher (6 May 1635 ? October 1682), was a German physician, alchemist, precursor of chemistry, scholar and adventurer, best known for his development of the phlogiston theory of combustion, and his advancement of Austrian cameralism.
Wikipedia Bernd Becher (born August 20th 1931 in Siegen; died June 22nd 2007 in Rostock) and Hilla Becher, n?e Wobeser (born September 2nd 1934 in Potsdam) were a German artist couple, best known for their photographic images of industrialBackground.
Wikipedia Johannes Robert Becher (b May 22 1891 in Munich; d October 11 1958 in Berlin) was a German politician, novelist, and poet.
Wikipedia Becher died on 4 March 1873 in Vienna.
Wikipedia Inken Becher (born 2 September 1978 in Berlin) is a German football defender.
Wikipedia Rear Admiral Otto Humphrey Becher CBE, DSO, DSC & Bar (13 September 1908 ? 15 June 1977) was a senior officer in the Royal Australian Navy.
Wikipedia Lilly Becher (n?e Korpus, 27 January 1901, Nuremberg20 September 1978, Berlin) was a German writer, journalist, and communist activist.