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Origins of the Eelbeck surname

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About the Eelbecks

We have a total number of 182 records for people with the last name Eelbeck.

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Where do most Eelbecks live?

In 1921, most Eelbecks lived in Yorkshire.

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Interesting facts about Eelbecks

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We have 168 records for the Eelbeck surname. The oldest one dates back to 1910.

Who were Eelbecks most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Eelbeck first names?

  • John
  • Joseph
  • Elizabeth
  • Mary

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Common jobs for Eelbecks

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Eelbecks in 1921


Drillman Wife


Fee And Shread Mill Art Worker


General Servant


House Servant


Common Male occupations for Eelbecks in 1921




Master Mariner




Ag Laborer


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