Fickes Family History

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Fickes Name Meaning

possibly a Rhenish variant of Fick. variant spelling of Ficus, Fi(c)kus, humanistic form (translation) of the surname Feigenbaum.

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

Similar surnames: Dickes, Ficke, Ficken, Rickey, Fickey, Ickes, Fickel, Wickes, Ficker

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Fickes Family Origin

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Fickes Family Occupations

What did your Fickes ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Fickes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Fickes's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Fickes family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fickes.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter


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Fickes Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Fickes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fickes 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 479 immigration records available for the last name Fickes. 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 Fickes. For the veterans among your Fickes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fickes Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Fickes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Fickes in 1955 was 29, and 66 in 2004.

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