Wickersheim Family History

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Wickersheim Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place in the Saar, near the French border.

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

Similar surnames: Wickersham, Winterstein, Sermersheim, Petersheim, Wertheim

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Wickersheim Family Origin

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Wickersheim Family Occupations

What did your Wickersheim ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wickersheim family was Keep Saloon. Farmer and Fruit Merchant were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Wickersheim. The most common Wickersheim occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Wickersheim's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Fruit Merchant

  • Keep Saloon


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

Wickersheim Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Wickersheim. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wickersheim 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 136 immigration records available for the last name Wickersheim. 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 121 military records available for the last name Wickersheim. For the veterans among your Wickersheim ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wickersheim Life Expectancy

What is the average Wickersheim lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Wickersheim life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Wickersheim in 1962 was 49, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wickersheim

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wickersheim 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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