Dicke Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Dick. German: topographic name for someone who lived by a dike, from the dative case (originally preceded by a preposition) of Middle Low German dik ‘dike’.

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


Similar surnames: Dicker, Dick, Dickes, Dieck, Dice, Dyke, Wicker, Bick, Mick, Pickel

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Dicke Family Origin

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Dicke Family Occupations

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  • Store Keeper

    40%
  • Blacksmith

    20%
  • Cabinet Maker

    20%
  • Jobbing Gardener

    20%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Dicke family was Jobbing Gardener. The most common Dicke occupation in the UK was Store Keeper. 40% of Dicke's were Store Keepers. Store Keeper, Blacksmith and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dicke.

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Dicke Historical Records

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Dicke Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Dicke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Dicke in 1962 was 72, and 84 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dicke

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