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Eckhardt Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Eckhardt name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Eckhardt. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Germanic Europe


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • Norway


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Eckhardt Family Origin

Where is the Eckhardt family from?

Eckhardt Family Occupations

What did your Eckhardt ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Eckhardt occupation in the UK was (Artist). 11% of Eckhardt's were (Artist)s. (Artist), Agent (Fancy Goods & Toys) and Blacksmiths Wife were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eckhardt. A less common occupation for the Eckhardt family was Cabinet Maker.

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  • (Artist)

  • Agent (Fancy Goods & Toys)

  • Blacksmiths Wife

  • Cabinet Maker


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

Eckhardt Historical Records

What Eckhardt family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 21,000 census records available for the last name Eckhardt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Eckhardt 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Eckhardt. 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 8,000 military records available for the last name Eckhardt. For the veterans among your Eckhardt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Eckhardt Life Expectancy

What is the average Eckhardt lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Eckhardt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Eckhardt in 1948 was 39, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Eckhardt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Eckhardt 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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