Eggebrecht Family History

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Eggebrecht Name Meaning

German: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements agi(l) ‘edge’, ‘point’ (of a weapon) + berht ‘bright’, ‘famous’. See also Ebbert.

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

Similar surnames: Elbrecht, Heidebrecht, Lebrecht, Giesbrecht, Vollbrecht, Weinbrecht

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Eggebrecht Family Origin

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Eggebrecht Family Occupations

What did your Eggebrecht ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Eggebrecht. 13% of Eggebrecht men worked as a Farmer and 10% of Eggebrecht women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Eggebrecht were Baker and Actress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Machinist
  • Baker

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Telephone Operator
  • Laborer
  • Actress

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Eggebrecht Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Eggebrecht. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Eggebrecht 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 493 immigration records available for the last name Eggebrecht. 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 581 military records available for the last name Eggebrecht. For the veterans among your Eggebrecht ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Eggebrecht Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Eggebrecht life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Eggebrecht in 1952 was 40, and 62 in 2004.

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