Wickum Family History

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Wickum Name Meaning

Probably a variant of English Wicken.

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


Similar surnames: Nickum, Hickam, Wickes, Dockum, Rickey, Wicke, Beckum, Wicken, Wink

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Wickum Family Origin

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Wickum Family Occupations

What did your Wickum ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wickum family was Labor. The most common Wickum occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Wickum's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Japanner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wickum.

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Farm Laborer

    22%
  • Japanner

    11%
  • Labor

    11%

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

Wickum Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Wickum. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wickum 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Wickum. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Wickum. For the veterans among your Wickum ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wickum Life Expectancy

What is the average Wickum lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Wickum life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Wickum in 1962 was 52, and 97 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wickum

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wickum 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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