Hicken Family History

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Hicken Name Meaning

English (West Midlands): from a pet form of Hick.

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

Similar surnames: Picken, Dicken, Hickey, Hickel, Icke, Nickens, Hilke, Ricken, Wicken

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Hicken Family Origin

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Hicken Family Occupations

What did your Hicken ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Hicken. 2% of Hicken men worked as a General Labourer and 55% of Hicken women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hicken were Bricklayer and Unpaid Domestic Dutie

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Colliery Hewer
  • Colliery Hewer Below Heavy Worker
  • Bricklayer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Domestic Duties Unpaid
  • Unpaid Domestic Dutie

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Hicken Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Hicken. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hicken 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 Hicken. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Hicken. For the veterans among your Hicken ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hicken Life Expectancy

What is the average Hicken lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Hicken life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Hicken in 1944 was 39, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hicken

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hicken 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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