Eckland Family History

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Eckland Name Meaning

Probably a respelling either of a Norwegian habitational name from several farmsteads named with eik ‘oak’ + land ‘land’, or of a Swedish ornamental compound with the same elements.

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


Similar surnames: Ackland, England, Erland, Wickland, Okland, Egeland, Ryland, Ersland

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Eckland Family Origin

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Eckland Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    28%
  • Artist

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

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In 1880, the most common Eckland occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Eckland's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Eckland family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Artist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eckland.

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Eckland Historical Records

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Eckland Life Expectancy

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)

Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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