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Bickers Name Meaning

English (Suffolk): variant of Bicker with post-medieval excrescent -s.

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


Similar surnames: Wickers, Bicker, Vickers, Nickens, Nickels, Beckers, Rickers, Dickens

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Where is the Bickers family from?

You can see how Bickers families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Bickers family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Bickers families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1840 there were 7 Bickers families living in Virginia. This was about 44% of all the recorded Bickers's in USA. Virginia had the highest population of Bickers families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Bickers surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Bickers ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Bickers. 25% of Bickers men worked as a Laborer and 17% of Bickers women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bickers were Salesman and Secretary. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    25%
  • Farmer
    19%
  • Truck Driver
    7%
  • Salesman
    7%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housekeeper
    17%
  • Housewife
    11%
  • Maid
    11%
  • Secretary
    11%
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Census Records

There are 16,000 census records available for the last name Bickers. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bickers census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 772 immigration records available for the last name Bickers. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Bickers. For the veterans among your Bickers ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Bickers lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Bickers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Bickers in 1942 was 45, and 81 in 2004.

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