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Eichacker Name Meaning

German: from a topographic name meaning ‘oak field’, from Middle High German eich(e) ‘oak’ + acker ‘field’.

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


Similar surnames: Rothacker, Eicher, Acker, Hacker, Buchalter, Wicker, Leichliter

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Where is the Eichacker family from?

You can see how Eichacker families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Eichacker family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Eichacker families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 17 Eichacker families living in Iowa. This was about 45% of all the recorded Eichacker's in the USA. Iowa had the highest population of Eichacker families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Eichacker surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Eichacker ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the US named Eichacker. 43% of Eichacker men worked as a Farmer.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    43%
  • Salesman
    29%
  • Mechanic
    15%
  • Day Laborer
    15%
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What Eichacker family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 634 census records available for the last name Eichacker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Eichacker census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 74 immigration records available for the last name Eichacker. 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 Cards

There are 270 military records available for the last name Eichacker. For the veterans among your Eichacker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Eichacker lifespan?

Between 1968 and 2004, in the United States, Eichacker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Eichacker in 1968 was 70, and 84 in 2004.

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