Meckstroth Family History

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Meckstroth Name Meaning

German (Westphalia): topographic name for someone living near an area of swampy underbrush or in a hollow, from Meck (probably from the personal name, see Meck) + Low German Strut(h), Stroth ‘underbrush’, ‘hollow’.

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


Similar surnames: Weckwerth, Eckenrode, Rockstroh, Reckart, Hackworth, Meckler, Eckert

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Meckstroth Family Origin

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Meckstroth Family Occupations

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  • Farming

    38%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Carpenter

    13%
  • Tile-Maker

    13%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Meckstroth family was Tile-Maker. The most common Meckstroth occupation in the USA was Farming. 38% of Meckstroth's were Farmings. Farming, Farmer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Meckstroth.

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Meckstroth Historical Records

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Meckstroth Life Expectancy

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