Eckel Name Meaning

South German: from a pet form of the personal name Eckehard (see Eckert).

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


Similar surnames: Meckel, Ecker, Eckes, Seckel, Yakel, Felkel, Recker, Eike, Ocker

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Eckel Family Origin

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Eckel Family Occupations

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  • Musician & Lodging House Keeper

    100%

In 1881, the most common Eckel occupation in the UK was Musician & Lodging House Keeper. 100% of Eckel's were Musician & Lodging House Keepers.

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Eckel Historical Records

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Eckel Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Eckel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Eckel in 1954 was 41, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Eckel

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