Wilcock Family History

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Wilcock Name Meaning

English (chiefly Lancashire and Yorkshire): from a medieval personal name, composed of the elements Will 1 + the hypocoristic suffix -cok (see Cocke).

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

Similar surnames: Willock, Alcock, Pidcock, Acock, Wilk, Wilson, Pincock, Pitcock

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Wilcock Family Origin

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Wilcock Family Occupations

What did your Wilcock ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Wilcock occupation in the USA was Farmer. 13% of Wilcock's were Farmers. Farmer, Sailor and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wilcock. A less common occupation for the Wilcock family was Machinist.

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  • Farmer

  • Sailor

  • Laborer

  • Machinist


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

Wilcock Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 76,000 census records available for the last name Wilcock. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wilcock 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Wilcock. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Wilcock. For the veterans among your Wilcock ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wilcock Life Expectancy

What is the average Wilcock lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Wilcock life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Wilcock in 1944 was 29, and 65 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wilcock

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wilcock 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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