Tickle Family History

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Tickle Name Meaning

English (Lancashire): habitational name from Tickhill in South Yorkshire, so named from the Old English personal name or byname Tica (of uncertain origin) or ticce(n) ‘kid’ + hyll ‘hill’. Probably an altered spelling of German Tickel, from a pet form of Dick, from a Germanic personal name formed with Old High German diot ‘people’ (see for example Dietrich).

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

Similar surnames: Mickle, Pickle, Tipple, Tice, Tinkle, Tintle, Rickles, Finkle, Huckle

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Tickle Family Origin

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Tickle Family Occupations

What did your Tickle ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Labourer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Tickle. 28% of Tickle men worked as a Labourer and 50% of Tickle women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Tickle were Can Maker and Tole

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Labourer
  • Accountant
  • Auctioneer
  • Can Maker

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Housewife
  • Tole

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

Tickle Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 25,000 census records available for the last name Tickle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tickle 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Tickle. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Tickle. For the veterans among your Tickle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tickle Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Tickle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Tickle in 1952 was 39, and 75 in 2004.

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