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Harvick Name Meaning

Possibly an Americanized spelling of German Harwig, a variant of Herwig and Hartwig, or of Harwick.

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


Similar surnames: Harnick, Herwick, Harwick, Karrick, Warnick, Rarick, Garrick

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Where is the Harvick family from?

You can see how Harvick families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Harvick family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Harvick families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 2 Harvick families living in Arkansas. This was 100% of all the recorded Harvick's in the USA. Arkansas had the highest population of Harvick families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Harvick surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Harvick ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Seamstress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Harvick. 41% of Harvick men worked as a Laborer and 24% of Harvick women worked as a Seamstress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Harvick were Manager and Clerk.

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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
    41%
  • Farmer
    23%
  • Fireman
    10%
  • Manager
    10%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Seamstress
    24%
  • Laborer
    18%
  • Housewife
    12%
  • Clerk
    12%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Harvick. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Harvick 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 81 immigration records available for the last name Harvick. 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 356 military records available for the last name Harvick. For the veterans among your Harvick ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Harvick lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Harvick life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Harvick in 1965 was 68, and 82 in 2004.

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