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Dickenson Name Meaning

English (Lancashire): patronymic from the personal name Dicken.

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


Similar surnames: Dickinson, Dickens, Dickerson, Mickelson, Dickson, Mickens, Wickson

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Dickenson Family Origin

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Dickenson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Farmer Son

    5%
  • Son

    5%
  • Student

    5%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Dickenson family was Student. The most common Dickenson occupation in Canada was Farmer. 42% of Dickenson's were Farmers. Farmer, Farmer Son and Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dickenson.

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Dickenson Life Expectancy

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