Durick Family History

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Durick Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of eastern German (Saxony, Silesia, Bohemia) Dürich, a regional name from Thuringia (see Doering), or the Swiss German cognate Dürig. Perhaps an altered spelling of Irish Durack, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Dubhraic, thought to be from Ó Dubhratha ‘descendant of Dubhratha’, a personal name meaning ‘black one of prosperity’.

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

Similar surnames: Dudick, Bulick, Zurick, Derick, Dimick, Burich, Duris, Zulick, Krick

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Durick Family Origin

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Durick Family Occupations

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In 1880, Carpenter, Farmer and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Durick. A less common occupation for the Durick family was Builder. The most common Durick occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 15% of Durick's were Carpenters.

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  • Carpenter

  • Farmer

  • Barber

  • Builder


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Durick Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 262 immigration records available for the last name Durick. 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 Card

There are 333 military records available for the last name Durick. For the veterans among your Durick ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Durick Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Durick life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Durick in 1958 was 34, and 71 in 2004.

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