Eckelkamp Family History

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Eckelkamp Name Meaning

North German: probably from Middle Low German ekel ‘acorn’ + kamp ‘field’, ‘domain’; a topographic name for someone who lived by a field with oak trees, or for someone who owned such a piece of land.

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


Similar surnames: Westerkamp, Telkamp, Feldkamp, Oldenkamp, Overkamp, Lovekamp

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Eckelkamp Family Origin

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Eckelkamp Family Occupations

What did your Eckelkamp ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Eckelkamp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Eckelkamp's were Farmers. Farmer, Bar Tender and Bier Soloon were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eckelkamp. A less common occupation for the Eckelkamp family was D Goods Clerk.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Bar Tender

    10%
  • Bier Soloon

    10%
  • D Goods Clerk

    10%

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Eckelkamp Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Eckelkamp Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Eckelkamp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Eckelkamp in 1957 was 34, and 82 in 2004.

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