Zwicker Family History
Zwicker Name Meaning
occupational name from an agent derivative of Middle High German zwicken ‘to secure with nails’, ‘to peg’; this could denote a leather or textile worker, a cooper, or someone performing a similar function in a wide variety of other industries including, or example, salt extraction and mining. nickname for a small person or a topographic name (see Zwick). habitational name for someone from a place called Zwickau.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press