Dickison Family History

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Dickison Name Meaning

Northern English: variant of Dickinson.

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

Similar surnames: Dickeson, Dickason, Dickinson, Nickson, Dickson, Hickmon, Davison

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Dickison Family Origin

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Dickison Family Occupations

What did your Dickison ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farming

  • Farm Laborer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Dickison ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Dickison Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Dickison. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dickison census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 704 immigration records available for the last name Dickison. 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 Card

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

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Dickison Life Expectancy

What is the average Dickison lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Dickison life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Dickison in 1950 was 46, and 84 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dickison 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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