Eichhorst Family History

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Eichhorst Name Meaning

North German: from German Eiche ‘oak’ (probably standardized from Middle Low German eke) + Middle Low German horst ‘brushy area’; a topographic name for someone who lived in an area of oak scrubland, or a habitational name from any of several northeastern German places so named, for example in Mecklenburg and Pomerania.

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


Similar surnames: Eichhorn, Eichholz, Windhorst, Eickholt, Eichert, Bockhorst, Eicher

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Eichhorst Family Origin

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Eichhorst Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Clerk In Store

    20%
  • Farming

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%

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In 1880, Farmer, Clerk In Store and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eichhorst. The most common Eichhorst occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Eichhorst's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Eichhorst family was Laborer.

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Eichhorst Historical Records

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Eichhorst Life Expectancy

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