Vicks Name Meaning

Probably an altered form of Vick; the addition of a final -s is characteristic of many North American names.

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


Similar surnames: Vick, Ricks, Fick, Mick, Nicks, Bucks, Rick, Hick, Sick, Finks

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Vicks Family Origin

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Vicks Family Occupations

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  • Farm Laborer

    30%
  • Farmer

    30%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Brick Moulder

    4%

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In 1880, Farm Laborer, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Vicks. The most common Vicks occupation in the USA was Farm Laborer. 30% of Vicks's were Farm Laborers. A less common occupation for the Vicks family was Brick Moulder.

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Vicks Life Expectancy

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Between 1947 and 2004, Vicks life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Vicks in 1947 was 43, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Vicks

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