Bickerstaff Family History

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Bickerstaff Name Meaning

English: variant of Biggerstaff.

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


Similar surnames: Biggerstaff, Pickeral, Rickert, Hickerson, Wickerham, Wickers

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Bickerstaff Family Origin

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Bickerstaff Family Occupations

What did your Bickerstaff ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, At School, Going To School and Waggoner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bickerstaff. A less common occupation for the Bickerstaff family was Grocer. The most common Bickerstaff occupation in Canada was At School. 36% of Bickerstaff's were At Schools.

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  • At School

    36%
  • Going To School

    18%
  • Waggoner

    18%
  • Grocer

    9%

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

Bickerstaff Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bickerstaff. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bickerstaff 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 Bickerstaff. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, 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 Bickerstaff. For the veterans among your Bickerstaff ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bickerstaff Life Expectancy

What is the average Bickerstaff lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Bickerstaff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Bickerstaff in 1951 was 29, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bickerstaff

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bickerstaff 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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