Ficker Family History

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Ficker Name Meaning

nickname for a restless person, from an agent derivative of Middle High German vicken ‘to rub or fidget’. from a short form of a Germanic personal name composed with Old High German fridu ‘peace’ or frik ‘battle happy’.

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

Similar surnames: Wicker, Fricker, Picker, Dicker, Flicker, Licker, Bicker, Sicher

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Ficker Family Origin

Where is the Ficker family from?

Ficker Family Occupations

What did your Ficker ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Carman and Cork Sorter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Ficker. The most common Ficker occupation in the UK was Carman. 33% of Ficker's were Carmans. A less common occupation for the Ficker family was Waistcoat Maker.

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  • Carman

  • Cork Sorter

  • Waistcoat Maker


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Ficker ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Ficker Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Ficker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ficker census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Ficker. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Ficker. For the veterans among your Ficker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ficker Life Expectancy

What is the average Ficker lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Ficker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Ficker in 1956 was 65, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ficker

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ficker ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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