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Eckermann Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone lived by the Ecker, a small river in the Harz Mountains.

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


Similar surnames: Eckmann, Eckerman, Overmann, Karmann, Eyerman, Westermann, Ostermann

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Eckermann Family Origin

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Eckermann Family Occupations

What did your Eckermann ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Eckermann occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Eckermann's were Farmers. Farmer, Cabinet Maker and Clerk In Cigar Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eckermann. A less common occupation for the Eckermann family was Dealer In Milk.

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Cabinet Maker

    5%
  • Clerk In Cigar Store

    5%
  • Dealer In Milk

    5%

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

Eckermann Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Eckermann Life Expectancy

What is the average Eckermann lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2003, in the United States, Eckermann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Eckermann in 1960 was 60, and 78 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Eckermann

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Eckermann 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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