Origins of surname
A literal translation of the word would be the 'hider', from the French cacher = 'to hide', but that word seems not to exist. It is more likely that this is a corruption of chasseur, and that the original Le Cacheur was a hunter.
This family first appeared in Jersey records in the late 16th century, and appears to have died out by the mid 19th.
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- Le Cacheur baptisms in Jersey
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- Le Cacheur marriages in Jersey (bride)
- Le Cacheur burials in Jersey
This will created by a member of the Le Cacheur family is now held by Jersey Archive. By visiting the archive site and using the names, date and reference number shown here, it is possible to view a copy of each will. You will have to subscribe to the Archive's online service to do this. To find out more about this collection, which covers the period from 1663 to 1980, and how to search for your family's wills there, visit our Jersey wills page
- Marie Le Cacheur of St Lawrence 17 March 1761 - D/Y/A/10
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