Wickman Family History

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Wickman Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Swedish Vikman, an ornamental name composed of the elements vik ‘bay’ + man ‘man’. German (Wickmann): variant of Wichmann or Weichman.

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


Similar surnames: Wikman, Dickman, Hickman, Rickman, Backman, Beckman, Wickland, Wiman

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Wickman Family Origin

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Wickman Family Occupations

What did your Wickman ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Wickman. 9% of Wickman men worked as a Laborer and 7% of Wickman women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Wickman were Carpenter and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    9%
  • Farmer
    8%
  • Clerk
    3%
  • Carpenter
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    7%
  • Stenographer
    6%
  • Maid
    5%
  • Housewife
    4%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Wickman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 17,000 census records available for the last name Wickman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wickman 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Wickman. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Wickman. For the veterans among your Wickman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wickman Life Expectancy

What is the average Wickman lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Wickman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Wickman in 1943 was 39, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wickman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wickman 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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