Erck Name Meaning

Dutch and German: from a Germanic personal name formed with erkan ‘pure’, ‘perfect’. English: reduced form of Herrick.

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


Similar surnames: Erk, Eck, Merck, Derck, Enck, Dirck, Mock, Bick, Rock, Eicke

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Erck Family Origin

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Erck Family Occupations

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  • Farming

    20%
  • Keeping House

    20%
  • Dealer In Hardware

    10%
  • Driver Wagon

    10%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Erck family was Driver Wagon. Farming, Keeping House and Dealer In Hardware were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Erck. The most common Erck occupation in the USA was Farming. 20% of Erck's were Farmings.

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Erck Historical Records

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Erck Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1964 and 2004, Erck life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Erck in 1964 was 49, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Erck

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