Eickmeyer Family History

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Eickmeyer Name Meaning

North German: compound of Middle Low German eke ‘oak’ + Meyer, hence a distinguishing name for a tenant farmer who lived by an oak wood.

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

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Eickmeyer Family Origin

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Eickmeyer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Farming

    14%
  • Keeps House

    14%
  • Wagon Maker

    14%

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Keeps House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eickmeyer. A less common occupation for the Eickmeyer family was Wagon Maker. The most common Eickmeyer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Eickmeyer's were Farmers.

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Eickmeyer Historical Records

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Eickmeyer Life Expectancy

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