First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

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Meanings and Origins

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Origin and Meaning of Eckert

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  1. A surname​.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Eckert

J. Presper Eckert was an electrical engineering and electrical engineer. J. was born on April 9th, 1919 in Philadelphia. He passed away on June 3rd, 1995.


Beverly was born on May 29th, 1951 in Buffalo, New York, U.S. She died on February 12th, 2009.


Anne Seymour was an actor. She was most active from 1944 to 1988. Anne was given the name Anne Seymour Eckert on September 11th, 1909 in Manhattan, New York City, U.S. Anne is also known as Eckert and Anne Seymour. She died on December 8th, 1988.


Volker was born on July 1st, 1959 in Plauen. He breathed his last breath on July 2nd, 2007.


He holds the title Commissioner of Baseball. William was given the name William Dole Eckert on January 20th, 1909 in Freeport, Illinois. He left this life on April 16th, 1971.


Franz Eckert was a composer and musician. Franz was born on April 5th, 1852 in Nowa Ruda. He breathed his last breath on August 6th, 1916.


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Popularity of Eckert as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Eckert U.S.
  White 95.33% 64.26%
  African American 0.23% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.68% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.34% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.33% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.09% 16.26%

Of Last Name Eckert

People with the last name Eckert are most frequently White

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Eckert

  • How Popular is the name Eckert? As a last name Eckert was the 2,093rd most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Eckert first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Eckert is Tuesday, May 8th, 1888.
  • How unique is the name Eckert? From 1880 to 2016 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Eckert. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Eckert: Your name in reverse order is Trekce. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Trekce. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Eckert? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 17,269 people with the last name Eckert.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Eckert? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 6 of them will have Eckert as their last name.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
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