Ackert Family History

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Ackert Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): from a personal name, Aquart, Old French Achart, a derivative of a Germanic personal name composed of the elements agi(n) ‘edge (of a sword)’ + hard ‘bold’, ‘hardy’. Compare German Eckhardt and Italian Accardo, which are from the same source. German: from a Germanic personal name (as in 1). German: Americanized spelling of Eckert.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Eckert, Acker, Albert, Dickert, Bickert, Ahlert, Ecker, Aubert

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Ackert Family Origin

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Ackert Family Occupations

What did your Ackert ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Student, Farmer and Pump Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ackert. A less common occupation for the Ackert family was Cabinet Maker. The most common Ackert occupation in Canada was Student. 31% of Ackert's were Students.

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  • Student

  • Farmer

  • Pump Maker

  • Cabinet Maker


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Ackert ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Ackert Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Ackert. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ackert census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 490 immigration records available for the last name Ackert. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Ackert. For the veterans among your Ackert ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ackert Life Expectancy

What is the average Ackert lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Ackert life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Ackert in 1962 was 84, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ackert

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ackert ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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