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Biddick Name Meaning

English: topographic name from Middle English bi + dich(e) dik(e) (Old English + dīc) ‘by the ditch’. It could also be a habitational name from a place in County Durham named Biddick. This surname is found mainly in Cornwall.

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


Similar surnames: Bidlack, Reddick, Beswick, Bulick, Barwick, Lipnick, Widick, Berwick

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Where is the Biddick family from?

You can see how Biddick families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Biddick family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Biddick families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1880 there were 36 Biddick families living in Wisconsin. This was about 47% of all the recorded Biddick's in USA. Wisconsin had the highest population of Biddick families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Biddick surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Biddick ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Biddick. 32% of Biddick men worked as a Laborer and 47% of Biddick women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Biddick were Attendant and New Worker. .

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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 1940

  • Laborer
    32%
  • Farmer
    29%
  • Manager
    9%
  • Attendant
    9%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Teacher
    47%
  • Secretary
    24%
  • Housewife
    16%
  • New Worker
    16%
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Census Records

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Biddick. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Biddick 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 682 immigration records available for the last name Biddick. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 348 military records available for the last name Biddick. For the veterans among your Biddick ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Biddick lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Biddick life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Biddick in 1956 was 53, and 69 in 2004.

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