Fricker Family History

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Fricker Name Meaning

English: nickname from an agent derivative of Middle English frik(i)en ‘to move briskly or nimbly’ (from Old English frician ‘to dance’). Swiss and German: variant of Frick 2. German and Swiss German: habitational name for someone from the Frick valley in Baden.

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

Similar surnames: Bricker, Ficker, Flicker, Dicker, Picker, Wicker, Fricke, Crocker

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Fricker Family Origin

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Fricker Family Occupations

What did your Fricker ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Labourer

  • Farmer

  • Coal Miner


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

Fricker Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 33,000 census records available for the last name Fricker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fricker 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Fricker. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Fricker. For the veterans among your Fricker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fricker Life Expectancy

What is the average Fricker lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Fricker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Fricker in 1941 was 72, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fricker

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fricker 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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