Jeck Family History

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Jeck Name Meaning

South German: variant of Jäck (see Jack 3). Americanized spelling of German or Slavic Jech.

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

Similar surnames: Yeck, Heck, Leck, Peck, Zeck, Deck, Jack, Beck, Seck, Zuck

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Jeck Family Origin

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Jeck Family Occupations

What did your Jeck ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Barber, Blacksmith and Cook were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jeck. The most common Jeck occupation in the USA was Barber. 10% of Jeck's were Barbers. A less common occupation for the Jeck family was Farmer.

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  • Barber

  • Blacksmith

  • Cook

  • Farmer


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

Jeck Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Jeck. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jeck 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 507 immigration records available for the last name Jeck. 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 436 military records available for the last name Jeck. For the veterans among your Jeck ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jeck Life Expectancy

What is the average Jeck lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2003, in the United States, Jeck life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Jeck in 1956 was 53, and 76 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jeck 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.

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