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Wickes Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Wick 2, or variant of the habitational name Wick, with genitive or plural -s. There has been much confusion between this name and Weeks.

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


Similar surnames: Wickens, Wicks, Wicker, Wicken, Wickers, Wicke, Dickes, Wilkes

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Wickes Family Origin

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Wickes Family Occupations

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  • Bootmaker

    4%
  • Undertaker

    4%
  • Beer Retailer

    2%
  • Butcher

    2%

In 1881, the most common Wickes occupation in the UK was Bootmaker. 4% of Wickes's were Bootmakers. Bootmaker, Undertaker and Beer Retailer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wickes. A less common occupation for the Wickes family was Butcher.

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Wickes Historical Records

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Wickes Life Expectancy

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