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Eich Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German eich(e) ‘oak’, hence a topographic name for someone who lived near an oak tree. In some cases, it may be a habitational name for someone from any of several places named with this word, for example Eiche or Eichen, or for someone who lived at a house distinguished by the sign of an oak.

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


Similar surnames: Esch, Eick, Pich, Rich, Deich, Teich, Eisch, Lich, Licht, Beach

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Eich Family Origin

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Eich Family Occupations

What did your Eich ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Eich occupation in Canada was Miller. 100% of Eich's were Millers.

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  • Miller

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Eich Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Eich Life Expectancy

What is the average Eich lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Eich life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Eich in 1946 was 39, and 72 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Eich 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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