Sikkenga Family History

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Sikkenga Name Meaning

Dutch: patronymic from the personal name element Sik, short form of any of the Germanic personal names containing the element sigi- ‘victory’.

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


Similar surnames: Sikkema, Sikkink, Senna, Wierenga, Siefken, Minga, Insinga, Aitken

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Sikkenga Family Origin

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Sikkenga Family Occupations

What did your Sikkenga ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Sikkenga. The most common Sikkenga occupation in the USA was Laborer. 67% of Sikkenga's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    67%
  • Farmer

    33%

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

Sikkenga Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Sikkenga Life Expectancy

What is the average Sikkenga lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2003, in the United States, Sikkenga life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Sikkenga in 1960 was 38, and 75 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sikkenga

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sikkenga 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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