Ickes Family History

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Ickes Name Meaning

German: unexplained. English: variant of Hicks.

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

Similar surnames: Dickes, Icke, Wickes, Ficken, Ines, Beckes, Ricker, Wicke, Rickey

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Ickes Family Origin

Where is the Ickes family from?

Ickes Family Occupations

What did your Ickes ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ickes. A less common occupation for the Ickes family was Miner. The most common Ickes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Ickes's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Miner


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

Ickes Historical Records

What Ickes family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Ickes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ickes 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 397 immigration records available for the last name Ickes. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Ickes. For the veterans among your Ickes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ickes Life Expectancy

What is the average Ickes lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Ickes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Ickes in 1950 was 55, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ickes

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ickes 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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