Wickenberg Family History & Genealogy
Wickenberg Last Name History & Origin
Nationality & Ethnicity
These are the earliest records we have of the Wickenberg family.
Wickenberg Biographies & Family Trees
Find birth, death records, and obituaries of Wickenbergs on AncientFaces:
Most Common First Names
- George 7.7%
- Alice 7.7%
- Edna 6.2%
- William 6.2%
- U 3.1%
- Carl 3.1%
- Olive 3.1%
- Henry 3.1%
- Charles 3.1%
- Eva 1.5%
Wickenberg Death Records & Life Expectancy
According to our database of 37 people with the last name Wickenberg that have a birth and death date listed:
These are the longest-lived members of the Wickenberg family on AncientFaces.
- Edna Wickenberg lived 94 years
- Sylvia Wickenberg lived 90 years
- Charles H Wickenberg lived 93 years
- Nathalia Wickenberg lived 90 years
- Ernesta R Wickenberg lived 86 years
- George Wickenberg lived 85 years
- William F Wickenberg lived 83 years
- Versa Wickenberg lived 79 years
- Chester H Wickenberg lived 89 years
- Arthur A Wickenberg lived 86 years
HIS NAME WAS GEORGE WICKENBERG, HIS FATHER JOHANNES WICKENBERG CAME WITH HIS BROTHERS ( 5) FROM SWEDEN TO THE U.S. TO MAKE THEIR FORTUNE BY COMEING TO THE WEST TO SEARCH FOR GOLD LIKE ALOT OF OTHER PEOPLE.
ONE OF THE BROTHERS WAS SHOT IN THE BACK ALONG WITH HIS FRIEND AT THE WHAT CAME TO BE KNOWN AS THE VULTURE MINE,
A MAN NAMED HENRY HEINRICH SAID HE FOUND THE BODIES AND QUICKLY LAID CLAIM TO THE MINE, AND CHANGED HIS LAST NAME TO WICKENBERG, THUS BECOMING A VERY WEALTHY MAN AND NAMED THE TOWN WICKENBERG.
GUESS YOU MIGHT SAY THAT CRIME DOES PAY.