When Hans Nickel Karcher was born on 6 December 1726, in Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France, his father, Johann Heinrich Karcher, was 37 and his mother, Anna Margaretha Knoderer, was 35. He married Anna Maria Karcher on 15 February 1752, in Saarbrücken, Saarland, Germany. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 7 daughters. He died on 16 March 1784, in his hometown, at the age of 57, and was buried in Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France.
German (also Kärcher): occupational name for a carter, an agent derivative of Karch 2. Compare Carriker and Karriker .
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