Ashbeck Family History

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Ashbeck Name Meaning

Possibly an English habitational name from Ashbeck Gill in Cumbria, but more likely an Americanized form of German Eschbach.

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

Similar surnames: Heck, Beck, Colbeck, Shock, Check, Kolbeck, Robeck, Lebeck, Aleck

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Ashbeck Family Origin

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Ashbeck Family Occupations

What did your Ashbeck ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Cattle Dealer and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Ashbeck. The most common Ashbeck occupation in the USA was Cattle Dealer. 50% of Ashbeck's were Cattle Dealers.

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  • Cattle Dealer

  • Farmer


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

Ashbeck Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 595 census records available for the last name Ashbeck. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ashbeck 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 18 immigration records available for the last name Ashbeck. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 100 military records available for the last name Ashbeck. For the veterans among your Ashbeck ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ashbeck Life Expectancy

What is the average Ashbeck lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Ashbeck life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Ashbeck in 1959 was 58, and 49 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ashbeck 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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