Wickland Family History

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Wickland Name Meaning

German: from the personal name Wigland, composed of the elements wig ‘battle’, ‘war’ + land ‘land’. See also Wieland. Swedish: ornamental name composed of an uncertain first element, probably vik ‘bay’ + land ‘land’.

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


Similar surnames: Wieland, Wickman, Eckland, Wiklund, Kirkland, Ackland, Buckland

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Wickland Family Origin

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Wickland Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Cabinet Maker

    6%
  • Engineer

    6%
  • Granite Stone Cutter

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wickland family was Granite Stone Cutter. The most common Wickland occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Wickland's were Farmers. Farmer, Cabinet Maker and Engineer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wickland.

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Wickland Historical Records

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Wickland Life Expectancy

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