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Dickover Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized form of Dutch Dijkhofer or North German Diekhofer, habitational names for someone who lived at a farm by a dike.

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


Similar surnames: Dicker, Dilsaver, Dickert, Coover, Ducker, Dickler, Bockover, Picker

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Dickover Family Origin

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Dickover Family Occupations

What did your Dickover ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Dickover family was Bridge Carpenter. The most common Dickover occupation in the USA was Farmer. 15% of Dickover's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Brick Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dickover.

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  • Farmer

    15%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Brick Mason

    5%
  • Bridge Carpenter

    5%

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Dickover Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Dickover. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dickover 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Dickover. 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 Dickover. For the veterans among your Dickover ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dickover Life Expectancy

What is the average Dickover lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Dickover life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Dickover in 1956 was 32, and 62 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dickover

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dickover 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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