Tacker Family History

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Tacker Name Meaning

German (Frisian): variant of Tack. South German (Täcker): occupational name for a weaver of mats, from an agent derivative of Middle High German tacke.

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

Similar surnames: Hacker, Tucker, Packer, Stacker, Acker, Zacker, Thacker, Backer

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Tacker Family Origin

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Tacker Family Occupations

What did your Tacker ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Tacker family was General Servant Domestic. The most common Tacker occupation in the UK was Basket Shopkeeper. 10% of Tacker's were Basket Shopkeepers. Basket Shopkeeper, Coachman (Dom) and Engine Driver (Ry) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tacker.

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  • Basket Shopkeeper

  • Coachman (Dom)

  • Engine Driver (Ry)

  • General Servant Domestic


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Tacker ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Tacker Historical Records

What Tacker family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Tacker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tacker 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Tacker. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Tacker. For the veterans among your Tacker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tacker Life Expectancy

What is the average Tacker lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Tacker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Tacker in 1949 was 49, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tacker

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tacker ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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