Eichert Family History

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Eichert Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who lived near an oak wood, from Middle High German eich(e) ‘oak’ + -ert suffix denoting profusion.

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


Similar surnames: Eicher, Dickert, Teicher, Keicher, Dechert, Eichel, Leicher, Eichen

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Eichert Family Origin

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Eichert Family Occupations

What did your Eichert ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Secretary were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Eichert. 24% of Eichert men worked as a Farmer and 18% of Eichert women worked as a Secretary. Some less common occupations for Americans named Eichert were Clerk and Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    24%
  • Carpenter
    16%
  • Laborer
    16%
  • Clerk
    12%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Secretary
    18%
  • Teacher
    18%
  • New Worker
    18%
  • Clerk
    12%

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

Eichert Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Eichert. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Eichert 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 717 immigration records available for the last name Eichert. 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 752 military records available for the last name Eichert. For the veterans among your Eichert ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Eichert Life Expectancy

What is the average Eichert lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Eichert life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Eichert in 1953 was 45, and 90 in 2004.

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