Keckler Family History

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Keckler Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Kechler, occupational name for a potter, from an agent derivative of Middle High German kachel ‘clay pot’, ‘tile’. Later it came to denote a stove fitter who built the typical Bavarian and Austrian tile stoves.

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


Similar surnames: Heckler, Seckler, Beckler, Geckler, Meckler, Kemler, Kuchler, Kelker

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Keckler Family Origin

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Keckler Family Occupations

What did your Keckler ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Keckler. 14% of Keckler men worked as a Farmer and 14% of Keckler women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Keckler were Clerk and Assistant

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    14%
  • Laborer
    12%
  • Carpenter
    4%
  • Clerk
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
    14%
  • Clerk
    9%
  • Owner
    6%
  • Assistant
    3%

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

Keckler Historical Records

What Keckler family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Keckler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Keckler 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 87 immigration records available for the last name Keckler. 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 987 military records available for the last name Keckler. For the veterans among your Keckler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Keckler Life Expectancy

What is the average Keckler lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Keckler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Keckler in 1954 was 77, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Keckler

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