Eichten Family History

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Eichten Name Meaning

German: unexplained. The name is mainly from the Eifel area, near Luxembourg and Belgium.

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


Similar surnames: Eichen, Fichter, Fichtel, Eischen, Eschen, Lichter, Erichsen, Richter

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Eichten Family Origin

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Eichten Family Occupations

What did your Eichten ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Ham Bus were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Eichten. The most common Eichten occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Eichten's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Ham Bus

    33%

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

Eichten Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Eichten Life Expectancy

What is the average Eichten lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Eichten life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Eichten in 1961 was 58, and 55 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Eichten

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Eichten 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.

Famous Eichten Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
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