Zeck Family History

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Zeck Name Meaning

South German: unflattering nickname for an exhausting person, from Middle High German zëcke ‘wood tick’.

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


Similar surnames: Zenk, Peck, Beck, Deck, Reck, Keck, Heck, Eck, Geck, Zech

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Zeck Family Origin

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Zeck Family Occupations

What did your Zeck ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Zeck. The most common Zeck occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Zeck's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Zeck family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Blacksmith

    9%
  • Keeping House

    6%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Zeck Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Zeck. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Zeck 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Zeck. 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 Zeck. For the veterans among your Zeck ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Zeck Life Expectancy

What is the average Zeck lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Zeck life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Zeck in 1955 was 72, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zeck

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Zeck 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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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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