Obrecht Family History

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Obrecht Name Meaning

German (Swiss): variant of Albert. Dutch: variant of Obert 2.

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


Similar surnames: Gobrecht, Lambrecht, Becht, Brecht, Aubrecht, Albrecht, Brech, Bracht

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Obrecht Family Origin

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Obrecht Family Occupations

What did your Obrecht ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Obrecht occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Obrecht's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Obrecht family was Barber. Farmer, Farming and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Obrecht.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Farming

    10%
  • At Home

    3%
  • Barber

    3%

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

Obrecht Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Obrecht Life Expectancy

What is the average Obrecht lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Obrecht life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Obrecht in 1962 was 96, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Obrecht

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Obrecht 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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