Eckhoff Family History

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Eckhoff Name Meaning

North German (Westphalia): topographic name for someone who lived on a farm surrounded by oaks or by an oak wood, from Middle Low German eke ‘oak’ + hof ‘farmstead’, ‘manor farm’.

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


Similar surnames: Eickhoff, Dieckhoff, Emshoff, Imhoff, Uphoff, Mehlhoff, Eickholt

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Eckhoff Family Origin

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Eckhoff Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Farming

    9%
  • Grocer

    3%
  • Laborer

    3%

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In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eckhoff. A less common occupation for the Eckhoff family was Laborer. The most common Eckhoff occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Eckhoff's were Farmers.

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Eckhoff Historical Records

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Eckhoff Life Expectancy

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Famous Eckhoff Family

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)

Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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