Eckles Family History

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Eckles Name Meaning

Altered spelling of English Eccles.

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

Similar surnames: Beckley, Rickles, Nickles, Eccles, Beckles, Engles, Reckley, Eyles

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Eckles Family Origin

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Eckles Family Occupations

What did your Eckles ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Eckles family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eckles. The most common Eckles occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Eckles's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Farming

  • Laborer


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Eckles Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Eckles Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Eckles life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Eckles in 1958 was 53, and 78 in 2004.

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