Wikman Family History

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Wikman Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements vik ‘bay’, ‘inlet’ + man ‘man’.

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

Similar surnames: Wickman, Widman, Wiman, Ekman, Aikman, Wierman, Wyman, Wainman

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Wikman Family Origin

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Wikman Family Occupations

What did your Wikman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Wikman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Wikman's were Farmers. Farmer and Lumberman were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Wikman. A less common occupation for the Wikman family was Miner.

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  • Farmer

  • Lumberman

  • Miner


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

Wikman Historical Records

What Wikman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Wikman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wikman 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Wikman. 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 138 military records available for the last name Wikman. For the veterans among your Wikman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wikman Life Expectancy

What is the average Wikman lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Wikman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Wikman in 1964 was 83, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wikman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wikman 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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