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Eckels Family Origin

Where is the Eckels family from?

Eckels Family Occupations

What did your Eckels ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Eckels. 7% of Eckels men worked as a Laborer and 8% of Eckels women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Eckels were Proprietor and Domestic

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    7%
  • Farmer
    6%
  • Salesman
    5%
  • Proprietor
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    8%
  • Housekeeper
    7%
  • Nurse
    5%
  • Domestic
    4%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Eckels Historical Records

What Eckels family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Eckels. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Eckels 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 456 immigration records available for the last name Eckels. 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 Eckels. For the veterans among your Eckels ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Eckels Life Expectancy

What is the average Eckels lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Eckels life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Eckels in 1949 was 49, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Eckels

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Eckels 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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