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Eccher Name Meaning

Italian (Trentino-South Tyrol): altered form of German Ecker .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Eicher, Eichler, Aicher, Ecker, Bacher, Becher, Zercher, Tescher

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Where is the Eccher family from?

You can see how Eccher families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Eccher family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1861 and 1920. The most Eccher families were found in USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 6 Eccher families living in Missouri. This was about 27% of all the recorded Eccher's in USA. Missouri had the highest population of Eccher families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Eccher surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Eccher ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Proprietor and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Eccher. 24% of Eccher men worked as a Proprietor and 100% of Eccher women worked as a Housework. .

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

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Proprietor
  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Sander

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housework
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What Eccher family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 587 census records available for the last name Eccher. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Eccher census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 274 immigration records available for the last name Eccher. 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 Cards

There are 284 military records available for the last name Eccher. For the veterans among your Eccher ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Eccher lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Eccher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Eccher in 1944 was 20, and 79 in 2004.

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