Dixon Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from the personal name Dick.

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

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Dixon Family Origin

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Dixon Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    5%
  • Farmer

    4%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%
  • Labourer

    2%

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

Source: Census data for Dixon | Data not to scale

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Dixon Life Expectancy

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United States

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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dixon

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