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Bulick Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of the English surname Bullick, probably a habitational name from Bolwick in Norfolk or Bulwick in Northamptonshire, named with Old English bula ‘bull’ + wic ‘outlying settlement’. The surname is now found mainly in northern Ireland. Perhaps an Americanized form of Serbian and Croatian Bulic, which is either a patronymic from a personal name such as Budimir or possibly a derivative of the old nickname bula, pejorative term for a Muslim woman in areas of former Turkish occupation in the Balkans. Altered spelling of Polish Bulik (see Bula).

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


Similar surnames: Blick, Zulick, Gulick, Burich, Bick, Durick, Aulick, Kulick, Bolick

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Where is the Bulick family from?

You can see how Bulick families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Bulick family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Bulick families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1840 there was 1 Bulick family living in Pennsylvania. This was 100% of all the recorded Bulick's in the USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Bulick families in 1840.
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What did your Bulick ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Bulick. 39% of Bulick men worked as a Laborer and 50% of Bulick women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bulick were Mechanic and Stenographer.

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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
    39%
  • Farmer
    14%
  • Coal Loader
    7%
  • Mechanic
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    50%
  • Stenographer
    50%
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Passenger Lists

There are 111 immigration records available for the last name Bulick. 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 307 military records available for the last name Bulick. For the veterans among your Bulick ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Bulick lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Bulick life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Bulick in 1949 was 34, and 78 in 2004.

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