Averbeck Family History

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Averbeck Name Meaning

German (chiefly Westphalia): topographic name for someone living ‘on the other side of the stream’, from Middle Low German over, aver ‘over’, ‘across’ + beke ‘stream’.

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

Similar surnames: Overbeck, Oberbeck, Overlock, Torbeck, Seebeck, Goldbeck, Sperberg

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Averbeck Family Origin

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Averbeck Family Occupations

What did your Averbeck ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Barber and Brush Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Averbeck. The most common Averbeck occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Averbeck's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Averbeck family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

  • Barber

  • Brush Maker

  • Carpenter


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

Averbeck Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Averbeck. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Averbeck 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 270 immigration records available for the last name Averbeck. 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 344 military records available for the last name Averbeck. For the veterans among your Averbeck ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Averbeck Life Expectancy

What is the average Averbeck lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Averbeck life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Averbeck in 1943 was 28, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Averbeck

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Averbeck 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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