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Origins of the Vickers surname

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About the Vickerses

We have a total number of 88499 records for people with the last name Vickers.

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Where do most Vickerses live?

In 1921, most Vickerses lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Vickerses

How common is your surname?

557th most common surname in the UK

We have 79,400 records for the Vickers surname. The oldest one dates back to 1538.

Who were Vickerses most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Vickers first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Vickerses

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Vickerses in 1921


Domestic Servant


Cotton Weaver


General Servant Domestic


House Servant


Common Male occupations for Vickerses in 1921
Coal Miner




Agricultural Labourer




General Labourer


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