Pickerill Family History

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Pickerill Name Meaning

English: from Middle English pykerell ‘young pike’ (from Middle English pike ‘pike’ (a predatory fish) + the diminutive suffix -erel), applied as a nickname for a sharp and aggressive person, or possibly as a metonymic occupational name for a catcher or seller of these fish.

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


Similar surnames: Picker, Mackrell, Pickering, Pickett, Pickel, Bickel, Pinkert, Packer

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Pickerill Family Origin

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Pickerill Family Occupations

What did your Pickerill ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Pickerill occupation in the USA was Farmer. 64% of Pickerill's were Farmers. Farmer, Dress Maker and Keeping Houses were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pickerill. A less common occupation for the Pickerill family was Lawyer.

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  • Farmer

    64%
  • Dress Maker

    5%
  • Keeping Houses

    5%
  • Lawyer

    5%

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

Pickerill Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Pickerill Life Expectancy

What is the average Pickerill lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Pickerill life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Pickerill in 1950 was 48, and 71 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pickerill 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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