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Bickley Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the places called Bickley, in Worcestershire, Cheshire, and Kent, or Bickleigh in Devon, all of which are possibly named with an Old English personal name Bicca + Old English leah ‘woodland clearing’. The first element could alternatively be an Old English word, bic ‘pointed ridge’.

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


Similar surnames: Buckley, Beckley, Brinkley, Kirkley, Winkley, Hockley, Bicker

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Bickley Family Origin

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Bickley Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%
  • Farmer

    4%
  • Coal Miner

    4%
  • Labourer

    2%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bickley. A less common occupation for the Bickley family was Labourer. The most common Bickley occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 5% of Bickley's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Bickley Historical Records

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Bickley Life Expectancy

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