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Ficke Family History

Ficke Name Meaning

North German: variant of Fick. English: variant of Fitch.

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


Similar surnames: Fick, Ficken, Wicke, Fickes, Micke, Focke, Finke, Dicke, Fincke, Icke

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Where is the Ficke family from?

You can see how Ficke families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Ficke family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Ficke families were found in USA in 1920. In 1840 there was 1 Ficke family living in Ohio. This was 100% of all the recorded Ficke's in USA. Ohio had the highest population of Ficke families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Ficke surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Ficke ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Ficke. 22% of Ficke men worked as a Farmer and 28% of Ficke women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ficke were Salesman and Housewife. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
    22%
  • Laborer
    17%
  • Clerk
    11%
  • Salesman
    9%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Stenographer
    28%
  • Clerk
    17%
  • Maid
    12%
  • Housewife
    12%
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What Ficke family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Ficke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ficke census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Ficke. 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 Cards

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

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What is the average Ficke lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Ficke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Ficke in 1963 was 77, and 77 in 2004.

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