Dixon Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from the personal name Dick.

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


Similar surnames: Nixon, Mixon, Don, Axon, Delon, Ligon, Damon, Wion, Simon, Dixson

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Dixon Family Origin

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Dixon Family Occupations

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

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  • Coal Miner

    5%
  • Farmer

    4%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%
  • Labourer

    2%

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Dixon Historical Records

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Dixon Life Expectancy

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Between 1941 and 2004, Dixon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Dixon in 1941 was 28, and 72 in 2004.

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