Dix Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Dick.

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


Similar surnames: Fix, Hix, Dax, Dia, Six, Dux, Nix, Dixie, Dinn, Dial

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Dix Family Origin

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Dix Family Occupations

What did your Dix ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Dix family was Student. Farmer, Sail Maker and School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dix. The most common Dix occupation in Canada was Farmer. 44% of Dix's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Sail Maker

    17%
  • School

    11%
  • Student

    11%

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Dix Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Dix Life Expectancy

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Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Dix life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Dix in 1946 was 41, and 77 in 2004.

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