Wicks Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Wikke (see Wick 2).

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


Similar surnames: Wick, Ricks, Weeks, Wilks, Wickes, Dicks, Wicker, Bick, Hicks, Hick

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Wicks Family Origin

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Wicks Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    6%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Carpenter

    2%
  • Laundress

    2%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wicks. A less common occupation for the Wicks family was Laundress. The most common Wicks occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 6% of Wicks's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Wicks Life Expectancy

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Between 1942 and 2004, Wicks life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Wicks in 1942 was 38, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wicks

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