Kiker Family History

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Kiker Name Meaning

Perhaps an altered spelling of German Giger or of Kiecker, a habitational name for someone from a place called Kieck near Potsdam or, more likely, from an agent derivative of Low German kieken ‘to look’, hence a nickname for an inquisitive person.

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

Similar surnames: Kiper, Kiecker, Kinker, Kober, Piker, Kiner, Eiker, Kizer, Koker

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Kiker Family Origin

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Kiker Family Occupations

What did your Kiker ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Kiker. 35% of Kiker men worked as a Farmer and 15% of Kiker women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kiker were Operator and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Carpenter
  • Operator

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
  • Clerk
  • Waitress
  • Stenographer

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Kiker Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Kiker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kiker 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 525 immigration records available for the last name Kiker. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Kiker. For the veterans among your Kiker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kiker Life Expectancy

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Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Kiker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Kiker in 1945 was 43, and 76 in 2004.

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