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Piker Family History

Piker Name Meaning
Americanized spelling of German Pei(c)ker, an occupational name for a drummer, Middle Low German pucker, Middle High German pukære.

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

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2,660 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
542 Military Records
409 Immigration Records
4,514 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Piker Families

  • Number of Piker families
     10 - 18
     4 - 9
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Piker families
     10 - 17
     4 - 9
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Piker last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Piker Family Origin

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Piker Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Piker

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Piker Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Piker census records

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Piker Civil War Service Records

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