Eckenrode Family History

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Eckenrode Name Meaning

North German: from Middle Low German eke ‘oak’ (plural eken) + rot ‘cleared land’; a topographic name for someone who lived by a piece of land which had been cleared of oaks, or perhaps a nickname for some who owned a piece of such land.

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

Similar surnames: Eckenrod, Ecker, Heckendorn, Heckendorf, Cedrone, Eckenroth

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Eckenrode Family Origin

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Eckenrode Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter

  • Laborer


In 1880, a less common occupation for the Eckenrode family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eckenrode. The most common Eckenrode occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Eckenrode's were Farmers.

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Eckenrode Historical Records

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Eckenrode Life Expectancy

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