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Where is the Wicks family from?
You can see how Wicks families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Wicks family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Wicks families were found in the UK in 1891. In 1840 there were 132 Wicks families living in New York. This was about 63% of all the recorded Wicks's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Wicks families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Wicks surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Wicks. 15% of Wicks men worked as a Laborer and 12% of Wicks women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Wicks were Clerk and Housekeeper.