Strickland Family History

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Strickland Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Cumbria, so called from Old English styr(i)c, steorc ‘bullock’ + land ‘land’, ‘pasture’.

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


Similar surnames: Stickland, Ringland, Markland, Buckland, Stickley, Ritland, Frankland

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Strickland Family Origin

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Strickland Family Occupations

What did your Strickland ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, Annuitant and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Strickland. A less common occupation for the Strickland family was Coal Miner. The most common Strickland occupation in the UK was Farmer. 8% of Strickland's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    8%
  • Annuitant

    3%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    2%
  • Coal Miner

    2%

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

Strickland Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Strickland. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Strickland 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Strickland. 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 Strickland. For the veterans among your Strickland ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Strickland Life Expectancy

What is the average Strickland lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Strickland life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Strickland in 1941 was 31, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Strickland

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Strickland 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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