Eckes Family History

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Eckes Name Meaning

North German: patronymic from a short form of Eckhardt (see Eckert).

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

Similar surnames: Ecker, Eckel, Eakes, Meckes, Eckels, Jukes, Reckers, Recker, Eike

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Eckes Family Origin

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Eckes Family Occupations

What did your Eckes ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Eckes. 29% of Eckes men worked as a Laborer and 12% of Eckes women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Eckes were Manager and Secretary

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Manager

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
  • Stenographer
  • Maid
  • Secretary

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

Eckes Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Eckes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Eckes 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 621 immigration records available for the last name Eckes. 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 851 military records available for the last name Eckes. For the veterans among your Eckes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Eckes Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Eckes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Eckes in 1958 was 55, and 70 in 2004.

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