Rickson Family History

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Rickson Name Meaning

patronymic from a short form of Richard. topographic name for someone who lived where rushes grew, from West Saxon ryxen ‘rushes’, plural of rixe (see Ricks).

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


Similar surnames: Ricks, Erickson, Nickson, Ritson, Wickson, Dickson, Ricken, Derickson

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Rickson Family Origin

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Rickson Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    17%
  • Carpenter

    11%
  • Farmer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    11%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rickson family was Keeping House. The most common Rickson occupation in the USA was Laborer. 17% of Rickson's were Laborers. Laborer, Carpenter and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rickson.

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Rickson Historical Records

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Rickson Life Expectancy

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