Eckhoff Family History

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Eckhoff Name Meaning

North German (Westphalia): topographic name for someone who lived on a farm surrounded by oaks or by an oak wood, from Middle Low German eke ‘oak’ + hof ‘farmstead’, ‘manor farm’.

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


Similar surnames: Eickhoff, Dieckhoff, Emshoff, Imhoff, Uphoff, Mehlhoff, Eickholt

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Eckhoff Family Origin

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Eckhoff Family Occupations

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  • Coml Traveller

    20%
  • Cotton Porter

    20%
  • Shipping Merchant In Manchester Manufacturers

    20%
  • Shopkeeper

    20%

In 1881, the most common Eckhoff occupation in the UK was Coml Traveller. 20% of Eckhoff's were Coml Travellers. Coml Traveller, Cotton Porter and Shipping Merchant In Manchester Manufacturers were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eckhoff. A less common occupation for the Eckhoff family was Shopkeeper.

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Eckhoff Historical Records

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Eckhoff Life Expectancy

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