Eckmann Family History

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Eckmann Name Meaning

German and Jewish: topographic name for someone who lived on a corner (see Eck).

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


Similar surnames: Heckmann, Beckman, Boeckmann, Eckermann, Eschmann, Dickmann, Ehrmann

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Eckmann Family Origin

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Eckmann Family Occupations

What did your Eckmann ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Eckmann family was Farmer. The most common Eckmann occupation in the USA was Barber. 11% of Eckmann's were Barbers. Barber, Cigar Maker and Cotton Manu. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eckmann.

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  • Barber

    11%
  • Cigar Maker

    11%
  • Cotton Manu.

    11%
  • Farmer

    11%

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

Eckmann Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Eckmann Life Expectancy

What is the average Eckmann lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Eckmann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Eckmann in 1959 was 71, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Eckmann

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Eckmann 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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