Dixie Name Meaning

English: generally from a pet form of the personal name Dick, but sometimes, according to both Reaney and Dauzat, a nickname for a chorister, from Latin dixi ‘I have spoken’, the first word of the 39th Psalm.

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

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Dixie Family Origin

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Dixie Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    19%
  • Farmer

    13%
  • Barber

    6%
  • Coal Dealer

    6%

In 1880, the most common Dixie occupation in the USA was Laborer. 19% of Dixie's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dixie. A less common occupation for the Dixie family was Coal Dealer.

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Dixie Historical Records

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Dixie Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Dixie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Dixie in 1959 was 26, and 57 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dixie

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