Stricker Family History

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Stricker Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a rope maker or knitter (of hose, for example), from an agent derivative of Middle High German, Middle Low German stricken ‘to tie’. German: occupational name for someone who snared animals, from an agent derivative of Middle High German stric, Middle Low German strik ‘cord’, ‘rope’. Dutch: occupational name for someone whose job was to fill level measures of grain by passing a flat stick over the brim of the measure, thus removing any heaped excess, Middle Dutch strijker. Compare Streicher.

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


Similar surnames: Striker, Strecker, Stryker, Strick, Strider, Wicker, Streicher

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Stricker Family Origin

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Stricker Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Farmer'S Son

    20%
  • Servant

    13%
  • Blacksmith

    7%

In 1881, the most common Stricker occupation in Canada was Farmer. 47% of Stricker's were Farmers. Farmer, Farmer'S Son and Servant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stricker. A less common occupation for the Stricker family was Blacksmith.

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Stricker Historical Records

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Stricker Life Expectancy

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