Kiker Family History

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Kiker Name Meaning

Perhaps an altered spelling of German Giger or of Kiecker, a habitational name for someone from a place called Kieck near Potsdam or, more likely, from an agent derivative of Low German kieken ‘to look’, hence a nickname for an inquisitive person.

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


Similar surnames: Kiper, Kiecker, Kinker, Kober, Piker, Kiner, Eiker, Kizer, Koker

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Kiker Family Origin

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Kiker Family Occupations

What did your Kiker ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kiker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 55% of Kiker's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kiker family was Keeping House. Farmer, Butcher and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kiker.

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  • Farmer

    55%
  • Butcher

    17%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Keeping House

    3%

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

Kiker Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kiker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kiker 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Kiker. 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 Kiker. For the veterans among your Kiker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kiker Life Expectancy

What is the average Kiker lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Kiker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Kiker in 1945 was 43, and 76 in 2004.

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