Dix Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Dick.

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


Similar surnames: Fix, Hix, Dax, Dia, Six, Dux, Nix, Dixie, Dinn, Dial

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Dix Family Origin

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Dix Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    6%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Coal Miner

    3%
  • Farmer

    3%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dix. The most common Dix occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 6% of Dix's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Dix family was Farmer.

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Dix Historical Records

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Dix Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1946 and 2004, Dix life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Dix in 1946 was 41, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dix

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