Dikeman Family History

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Dikeman Name Meaning

Probably in most cases an Americanized spelling of Dutch Dyckman or German Teichmann. However, early forms of English Digman include the spelling Dikeman, and in some cases the name may represent a survival of this older form.

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


Similar surnames: Dickman, Dykeman, Aikman, Wiseman, Dishman, Lineman, Wineman, Wideman

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Dikeman Family Origin

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Dikeman Family Occupations

What did your Dikeman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dikeman. A less common occupation for the Dikeman family was Laborer. The most common Dikeman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Dikeman's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Laborer

    4%

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

Dikeman Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Dikeman Life Expectancy

What is the average Dikeman lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Dikeman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Dikeman in 1962 was 78, and 50 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dikeman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dikeman 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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