Echols Family History

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Echols Name Meaning

Respelling of German Eckels.

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


Similar surnames: Eckols, Eckels, Eckholm, Scholl, Schons, Scholz, Schorn, Eickholt

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Echols Family Origin

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Echols Family Occupations

What did your Echols ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Echols. The most common Echols occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Echols's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Echols family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Farming

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    7%

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

Echols Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Echols. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Echols 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Echols. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Echols. For the veterans among your Echols ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Echols Life Expectancy

What is the average Echols lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Echols life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Echols in 1943 was 66, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Echols

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Echols 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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