Piker Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Pei(c)ker, an occupational name for a drummer, Middle Low German pucker, Middle High German pukære.

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


Similar surnames: Pike, Piper, Picker, Eiker, Kiker, Riser, Pier, Pifer, Gier, Spilker

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Piker Family Origin

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Piker Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer, Apprentice and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Piker. The most common Piker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Piker's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Piker family was Boot And Shoemaker.

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Apprentice

    10%
  • At Home

    10%
  • Boot And Shoemaker

    10%

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Piker Historical Records

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Piker Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, Piker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Piker in 1962 was 66, and 66 in 2004.

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