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Wicker Name Meaning

German: occupational name from Middle High German, Middle Low German wicker ‘soothsayer’, ‘magician’. German: from an Old High German personal name composed of the elements wig ‘battle’, ‘war’ + heri ‘army’. English: topographic name for someone who lived or worked in an outlying settlement, from a derivative of Old English wic (see Wick).

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


Similar surnames: Dicker, Picker, Bicker, Ficker, Zwicker, Vicker, Witter, Kicker

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Wicker Family Origin

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Wicker Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    9%
  • Labourer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%

In 1881, the most common Wicker occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 9% of Wicker's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wicker. A less common occupation for the Wicker family was Farm Laborer.

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Wicker Historical Records

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Wicker Life Expectancy

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