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Wicker Name Meaning

German: occupational name from Middle High German, Middle Low German wicker ‘soothsayer’, ‘magician’. German: from an Old High German personal name composed of the elements wig ‘battle’, ‘war’ + heri ‘army’. English: topographic name for someone who lived or worked in an outlying settlement, from a derivative of Old English wic (see Wick).

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


Similar surnames: Dicker, Picker, Bicker, Ficker, Zwicker, Vicker, Witter, Kicker

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Wicker Family Origin

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Wicker Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    52%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wicker. The most common Wicker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Wicker's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wicker family was Laborer.

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Wicker Historical Records

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Wicker Life Expectancy

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