Bicknell Family History

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Bicknell Name Meaning

habitational name from Bickenhill in Warwickshire or Bickenhall in Somerset. Both are named with the Old English personal name Bicca + Old English hyll ‘hill’, but in the Somerset name the final element alternates with Old English h(e)all ‘hall’. variant of Bignell.

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

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Bicknell Family Origin

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Bicknell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Farming

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bicknell. A less common occupation for the Bicknell family was Farming. The most common Bicknell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Bicknell's were Farmers.

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Bicknell Historical Records

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Bicknell Life Expectancy

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