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Dickerson Name Meaning

English (mainly East Anglia): patronymic from a pet form of Dick 1.

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


Similar surnames: Nickerson, Dickinson, Nickeson, Dickenson, Jinkerson, Dicker, Dicken

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Dickerson Family Origin

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Dickerson Family Occupations

What did your Dickerson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dickerson. A less common occupation for the Dickerson family was Farm Laborer. The most common Dickerson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Dickerson's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

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Dickerson Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Dickerson ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Dickerson Life Expectancy

What is the average Dickerson lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, Dickerson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Dickerson in 1940 was 40, and 72 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dickerson ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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