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Wilcox Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Wilcock.

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


Similar surnames: Willcox, Silcox, Hiscox, Wilson, Simcox, Wills, Haycox, Jaycox

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Wilcox Family Origin

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Wilcox Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    6%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%
  • Farmer

    3%

In 1881, Coal Miner, Labourer and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wilcox. The most common Wilcox occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 6% of Wilcox's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Wilcox family was Farmer.

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Wilcox Historical Records

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Wilcox Life Expectancy

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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)

Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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