Jaecks Family History

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Jaecks Name Meaning

Swiss German and South German: patronymic from a pet form of the personal name Jacob.

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


Similar surnames: Jacky, Jack, Jaeckel, Macks, Jacks, Jacka, Jacko, Jenke, Tjarks

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Jaecks Family Origin

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Jaecks Family Occupations

What did your Jaecks ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and House were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Jaecks. 17% of Jaecks men worked as a Farmer and 9% of Jaecks women worked as a House. Some less common occupations for Americans named Jaecks were Electrician and Accest Car Ady

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    17%
  • Labor
    10%
  • Laborer
    10%
  • Electrician
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • House
    9%
  • Housewife
    9%
  • Stenographer
    9%
  • Accest Car Ady
    5%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Jaecks Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 908 census records available for the last name Jaecks. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jaecks 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 59 immigration records available for the last name Jaecks. 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 146 military records available for the last name Jaecks. For the veterans among your Jaecks ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jaecks Life Expectancy

What is the average Jaecks lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2003, in the United States, Jaecks life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Jaecks in 1959 was 52, and 38 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jaecks

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