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Wickware Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Wickwar in Gloucestershire (Avon), originally called simply Wick, from Old English wic ‘outlying settlement’. The war element is from the name of the de la Warr family (see Warr), who held the manor in the 13th century.

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


Similar surnames: Wickham, Wicker, Wire, Pickard, Wickland, Pickford, Wingard, Wickwire

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Wickware Family Origin

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Wickware Family Occupations

What did your Wickware ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Wickware occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Wickware's were Farmers. Farmer, Clerk In Store and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wickware. A less common occupation for the Wickware family was Clerks In Grocery & Dry Goods Store.

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Clerk In Store

    13%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Clerks In Grocery & Dry Goods Store

    7%

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Wickware Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Wickware Life Expectancy

What is the average Wickware lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Wickware life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Wickware in 1951 was 40, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wickware

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wickware 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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