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Dickes Name Meaning

English: variant of Dixon. Possibly a German topographic name from a reduced form (typical of the Lower Rhine) of Middle Low German dik ‘dike’ + hus ‘house’.

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


Similar surnames: Dicker, Dicke, Dieker, Wicker, Dickert, Dickel, Dicken, Wickes, Ickes

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Dickes Family Origin

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Dickes Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Coal Dealer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Barber

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Dickes family was Barber. The most common Dickes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Dickes's were Farmers. Farmer, Coal Dealer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dickes.

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