Sickafoose Family History

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Sickafoose Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized form of German Ziegenfuss: Nickname meaning ‘goat’s foot’, presumably a nickname for a nimble man. Alternatively, it may be an altered form (by folk etymology) of the Germanic personal name Sigifuns, composed of elements meaning ‘victory’ + ‘quick’.

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


Similar surnames: Zickafoose, Zickefoose, Sinacore, Scialdone, Sicotte, Brickhouse

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Sickafoose Family Origin

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Sickafoose Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Sickafoose occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Sickafoose's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Clergyman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sickafoose. A less common occupation for the Sickafoose family was Keeps House.

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Clergyman

    6%
  • Keeps House

    6%

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Sickafoose Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Sickafoose Life Expectancy

What is the average Sickafoose lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Sickafoose life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Sickafoose in 1963 was 82, and 93 in 2004.

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