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Wice Name Meaning

English: possibly a variant of Wyche .

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


Similar surnames: Wrice, Wich, Tice, Vice, Bice, Wike, Dice, Wicke, Wise, Wine

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Where is the Wice family from?

You can see how Wice families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Wice family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Wice families were found in USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 77 Wice families living in Ontario. This was about 68% of all the recorded Wice's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Wice families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Wice surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Wice ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Farmer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the Canada named Wice. 57% of Wice men worked as a Farmer and 100% of Wice women worked as a Farmer. .

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

Top Male Occupations In 1921

  • Farmer
    57%
  • Labourer
    14%
  • Carpenter
    11%
  • Laborer
    9%

Top Female Occupations In 1921

  • Farmer
    100%
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Census Records

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Wice. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wice census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 420 immigration records available for the last name Wice. 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 Cards

There are 796 military records available for the last name Wice. For the veterans among your Wice ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Wice lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Wice life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Wice in 1963 was 73, and 55 in 2004.

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