Eichert Family History

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Eichert Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who lived near an oak wood, from Middle High German eich(e) ‘oak’ + -ert suffix denoting profusion.

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


Similar surnames: Eicher, Dickert, Teicher, Keicher, Dechert, Eichel, Leicher, Eichen

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Eichert Family Origin

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Eichert Family Occupations

What did your Eichert ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Eichert occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Eichert's were Farmers. Farmer, Builder and Keeps Boarding House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eichert. A less common occupation for the Eichert family was Painter.

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Builder

    6%
  • Keeps Boarding House

    6%
  • Painter

    6%

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Eichert Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Eichert Life Expectancy

What is the average Eichert lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Eichert life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Eichert in 1953 was 45, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Eichert

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Eichert 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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