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Wilcox Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Wilcock.

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


Similar surnames: Willcox, Silcox, Hiscox, Wilson, Simcox, Wills, Haycox, Jaycox

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Wilcox Family Origin

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Wilcox Family Occupations

What did your Wilcox ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wilcox family was Carpenter. The most common Wilcox occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Wilcox's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wilcox.

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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

Wilcox Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Wilcox ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Wilcox Life Expectancy

What is the average Wilcox lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, Wilcox life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Wilcox in 1941 was 43, and 76 in 2004.

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United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wilcox 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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