Huyck Family History

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Huyck Name Meaning

from huik ‘hooded cloak’; a metonymic occupational name for a cloak maker or a nickname for someone who normally wore a cloak. variant of Huck 3. (van Huyck): habitational name from any of various minor places called Huik.

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


Similar surnames: Heck, Haack, Hack, Hock, Luck, Buck, Munck, Kueck, Huck, Lueck

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Huyck Family Origin

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Huyck Family Occupations

What did your Huyck ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Huyck. A less common occupation for the Huyck family was Laborer. The most common Huyck occupation in the USA was Farmer. 58% of Huyck's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    58%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Laborer

    3%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Huyck ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Huyck Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Huyck. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Huyck census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 361 immigration records available for the last name Huyck. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Huyck. For the veterans among your Huyck ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Huyck Life Expectancy

What is the average Huyck lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Huyck life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Huyck in 1956 was 52, and 79 in 2004.

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