Eckerle Family History

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Eckerle Name Meaning

South German: from a pet form or patronymic of Eckert.

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

Similar surnames: Eckel, Beckerle, Enderle, Ecker, Eberle, Weckerly, Aberle, Eckels

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Eckerle Family Origin

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Eckerle Family Occupations

What did your Eckerle ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Tailor and Works In Brewery were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eckerle. The most common Eckerle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 15% of Eckerle's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Eckerle family was Beer Brewer.

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  • Farmer

  • Tailor

  • Works In Brewery

  • Beer Brewer


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

Eckerle Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Eckerle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Eckerle 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 415 immigration records available for the last name Eckerle. 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 977 military records available for the last name Eckerle. For the veterans among your Eckerle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Eckerle Life Expectancy

What is the average Eckerle lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Eckerle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Eckerle in 1955 was 35, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Eckerle

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Eckerle 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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