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Hickle Name Meaning

Possibly an Americanized form of German Hickel which derives from a pet form of Hick

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Tickle, Mickle, Hinckle, Huckle, Fickle, Hinkle, Rickle, Sickle

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Where is the Hickle family from?

You can see how Hickle families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hickle family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Hickle families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 18 Hickle families living in Ohio. This was about 53% of all the recorded Hickle's in USA. Ohio had the highest population of Hickle families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Hickle surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Hickle ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Hickle. 29% of Hickle men worked as a Farmer and 14% of Hickle women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hickle were Salesman and Waitress. .

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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
  • Laborer
  • Farm Laborer
  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housekeeper
  • Housewife
  • Stenographer
  • Waitress
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Census Records

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Hickle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hickle 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 337 immigration records available for the last name Hickle. 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 Hickle. For the veterans among your Hickle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Hickle lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Hickle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Hickle in 1957 was 51, and 76 in 2004.

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