Echternach Family History

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Echternach Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place so named in Luxembourg.

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


Similar surnames: Manternach, Eisenach, Lauterbach, Eschenbach, Schupbach, Hollerbach

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Echternach Family Origin

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Echternach Family Occupations

What did your Echternach ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Bar Tender and Boot Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Echternach. The most common Echternach occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Echternach's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Echternach family was Confectioner.

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Bar Tender

    8%
  • Boot Maker

    8%
  • Confectioner

    8%

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

Echternach Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Echternach. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Echternach 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Echternach. 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 Echternach. For the veterans among your Echternach ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Echternach Life Expectancy

What is the average Echternach lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Echternach life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Echternach in 1963 was 65, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Echternach

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Echternach 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.

Famous Echternach Family

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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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