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The surname Pilcher was first found in Inverness, where they held a family seat from early times and their first records appeared on the early census rolls taken by the early Kings of Britain to determine the rate of taxation of their subjects.

Spelling variations of this family name include: Pilcher, Pilchert, Pilche, Pylche, Piltch and others.


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This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Pilcher research. Another 167 words (12 lines of text) covering the years 1263 and 1376 are included under the topic Early Pilcher History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Pilcher Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Thomas Pilcher, who arrived in Virginia in 1652
  • Edward Pilcher, who landed in Maryland in 1661
  • Steven Pilcher, who came to Maryland in 1684

Pilcher Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century

  • George Pilcher, aged 20, a labourer, arrived in Wellington, New Zealand aboard the ship "Bolton" in 1840
  • Stephen Pilcher, aged 44, a labourer, arrived in Wellington, New Zealand aboard the ship "Coromandel" in 1840
  • Susan Pilcher, aged 17, arrived in Wellington, New Zealand aboard the ship "Coromandel" in 1840
  • Stephen Pilcher, aged 11, arrived in Wellington, New Zealand aboard the ship "Coromandel" in 1840
  • John Pilcher, aged 8, arrived in Wellington, New Zealand aboard the ship "Coromandel" in 1840
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  • Joshua Pilcher (1790-1843), American fur trader and Indian agent, owner and president of the Missouri Fur Company
  • William Stanton Pilcher (1803-1858), American politician, Candidate for Kentucky State Attorney General, 1844; Mayor of Louisville, Kentucky, 1857-58
  • W. W. Pilcher, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1908
  • T. C. Pilcher, American politician, Member of Virginia State Senate 11th District, 1916-17
  • Joshua Pilcher (1790-1843), American politician, U.S. Consul in Chihuahua, 1825-27
  • John Leonard Pilcher (1898-1981), American Democrat politician, Member of Georgia State House of Representatives; Member of Georgia State Senate, 1940-44; U.S. Representative from Georgia 2nd District, 1953-65
  • James B. Pilcher, American politician, U.S. Vice Consul in Hankow, 1932
  • James Pilcher, American politician, U.S. Consul General in Hong Kong, 1958-59
  • E. G. Pilcher, American Democrat politician, Alternate Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1936
  • Crawford Long Pilcher, American politician, Member of Georgia State House of Representatives from Warren County, 1937-42; Member of Georgia State Senate, 1950
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Citations



    Other References

    1. Martine, Roddy, Roderick Martine and Don Pottinger. Scottish Clan and Family Names Their Arms, Origins and Tartans. Edinburgh: Mainstream, 1992. Print.
    2. Burke, Sir Bernard. Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Peerage and Baronetage, The Privy Council, Knightage and Compainonage. London: Burke Publishing, 1921. Print.
    3. Bowman, George Ernest. The Mayflower Reader A Selection of Articales from The Mayflower Descendent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    4. Dorward, David. Scottish Surnames. Glasgow: Harper Collins, 1995. Print.
    5. Innes, Thomas and Learney. Socts Heraldry A Practical Handbook on the Historical Principles and Modern Application of the Art of Science. London: Oliver and Boyd, 1934. Print.
    6. Moncrieffe, Sir Ian of That Ilk and David Hicks. The Highland Clans The Dynastic Origins, Cheifs and Background of the Clans. New York: C.N. Potter, 1968. Print.
    7. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
    8. Warner, Philip Warner. Famous Scottish Battles. New York: Barnes and Noble, 1996. Print. (ISBN 0-76070-004-4).
    9. Donaldson, Gordon and Robert S. Morpeth. Who's Who In Scotish History. Wales: Welsh Academic Press, 1996. Print. (ISBN 186057-0054).
    10. Catholic Directory For Scotland. Glasgow: Burns Publications. Print.
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    The Pilcher Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Pilcher Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

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