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Dickenson Name Meaning

English (Lancashire): patronymic from the personal name Dicken.

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


Similar surnames: Dickinson, Dickens, Dickerson, Mickelson, Dickson, Mickens, Wickson

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Dickenson Family Origin

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Dickenson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farming

    2%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Dickenson family was Farming. The most common Dickenson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Dickenson's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dickenson.

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Dickenson Historical Records

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Dickenson Life Expectancy

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