Ackers Family History

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Ackers Name Meaning

English: variant of Akers. Altered form of Acker.

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

Similar surnames: Acker, Acors, Acres, Aker, Aucker, Ickes, Ackeret, Rackers, Backes

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Ackers Family Origin

Where is the Ackers family from?

Ackers Family Occupations

What did your Ackers ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Ackers occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 9% of Ackers's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Farmer and Carter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ackers. A less common occupation for the Ackers family was Bricklayer.

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  • Coal Miner

  • Farmer

  • Carter

  • Bricklayer


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

Ackers Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Ackers. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ackers 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Ackers. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, 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 Ackers. For the veterans among your Ackers ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ackers Life Expectancy

What is the average Ackers lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Ackers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Ackers in 1961 was 54, and 47 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ackers

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ackers 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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