Secker Family History

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Secker Name Meaning

English: variant of Saker. North German: habitational name for someone who lived in a damp place, a derivative of Seck 1. Jewish (Ashkenazic): from Sack 1, with the agent suffix -er.

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

Similar surnames: Ecker, Necker, Seckler, Becker, Hecker, Recker, Specker, Decker

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Secker Family Origin

Where is the Secker family from?

Secker Family Occupations

What did your Secker ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Secker family was Harness Maker. The most common Secker occupation in Canada was Going To School. 33% of Secker's were Going To Schools. Going To School, Carpenter and Conductor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Secker.

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  • Going To School

  • Carpenter

  • Conductor

  • Harness Maker


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

Secker Historical Records

What Secker family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Secker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Secker 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Secker. 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 Secker. For the veterans among your Secker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Secker Life Expectancy

What is the average Secker lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Secker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Secker in 1959 was 56, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Secker

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Secker 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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