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Bicker Name Meaning

Dutch and German: occupational name for a stonemason or someone who used or made pickaxes or chisel, from bicke ‘pickaxe’, ‘chisel’ + the agent suffix -er. Compare Bick. English: occupational name for a beekeeper, Middle English biker (from Old English bicere). Bees were important in medieval England because their honey provided the only means of sweetening food (sugar being a more recent importation); honey was also used in preserving. English: habitational name from Bicker in Lincolnshire or Byker in Tyne and Wear, both named with the Old English preposition bi ‘by’, ‘beside’ + Old Norse kjarr ‘wet ground’, ‘brushwood’.

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


Similar surnames: Picker, Dicker, Bickel, Bick, Wicker, Backer, Becker, Bricker, Vicker

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Bicker Family Origin

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Bicker Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    11%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Gamekeeper

    6%
  • Dressmaker

    4%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Bicker family was Dressmaker. Agricultural Labourer, Carpenter and Gamekeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bicker. The most common Bicker occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 11% of Bicker's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Bicker Life Expectancy

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