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Picken Name Meaning

English (mainly West Midlands): from a diminutive of Pick. English and Scottish: from the Anglo-Norman French personal name Picon, Pi(c)quin, a pet form of Pic. The Scottish surname has been established in County Cavan, Ireland, since the 17th century. German: probably a variant of Pick 1 or 2.

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


Similar surnames: Dicken, Picker, Hicken, Ficken, Pickett, Ricken, Pick, Lucken

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Picken Family Origin

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Picken Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    7%
  • Coal Miner

    3%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    2%
  • Labourer

    2%

In 1881, Farmer, Coal Miner and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Picken. A less common occupation for the Picken family was Labourer. The most common Picken occupation in the UK was Farmer. 7% of Picken's were Farmers.

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Picken Historical Records

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Picken Life Expectancy

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