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Dimick Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Dimmick. Perhaps an Americanized form of Serbian Dimic, from the personal name Dima, a pet form of Dimitrije, from Greek Demetrios (Latin Demetrius; see Demetriou). Americanized spelling of Slovenian Dimic: nickname for a gray-haired man, from the noun dimec ‘graybeard’, a derivative of the adjective dimast ‘dark gray’. The form Dimec is also found as a Slovenian name.

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


Similar surnames: Dick, Remick, Dimock, Durick, Demick, Dimmick, Dudick, Minick

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Where is the Dimick family from?

You can see how Dimick families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Dimick family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Dimick families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 19 Dimick families living in New York. This was about 25% of all the recorded Dimick's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Dimick families in 1840.
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What did your Dimick ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Dimick. 21% of Dimick men worked as a Farmer and 17% of Dimick women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Dimick were Truck Driver and Teacher.

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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

  • Farmer
    21%
  • Laborer
    18%
  • Carpenter
    6%
  • Truck Driver
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    17%
  • Housework
    17%
  • Stenographer
    12%
  • Teacher
    10%
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Passenger Lists

There are 546 immigration records available for the last name Dimick. 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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There are 9,000 military records available for the last name Dimick. For the veterans among your Dimick ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Dimick lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Dimick life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Dimick in 1944 was 28, and 83 in 2004.

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