Eckelman Family History

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Eckelman Name Meaning

German (Eckelmann): from an elaborated form of the personal name Eckel.

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


Similar surnames: Deckelman, Heckerman, Rickelman, Kelman, Mckeeman, Boelman, Eckermann

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Eckelman Family Origin

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Eckelman Family Occupations

What did your Eckelman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, At Home, Cigar Clerk and Cigarmaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eckelman. The most common Eckelman occupation in the USA was At Home. 8% of Eckelman's were At Homes. A less common occupation for the Eckelman family was Clerk In Store.

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  • At Home

    8%
  • Cigar Clerk

    8%
  • Cigarmaker

    8%
  • Clerk In Store

    8%

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

Eckelman Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Eckelman Life Expectancy

What is the average Eckelman lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Eckelman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Eckelman in 1945 was 31, and 93 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Eckelman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Eckelman 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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