Krick Family History

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Krick Name Meaning

probably an altered spelling of Krich, a dialect plural of Krug ‘pitcher’, ‘jug’, probably applied as a metonymic occupational name for a maker or seller of such vessels. habitational name from a place called Krickau. nickname for someone who walked with a crutch, from Krick ‘crutch’, dialect form of Kruücke.

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

Similar surnames: Kruck, Brick, Krock, Krack, Knick, Rock, Frick, Bruck, Kritz, Zwick

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Krick Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Krick name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Krick. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Germanic Europe


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • Norway


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Krick Family Origin

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Krick Family Occupations

What did your Krick ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Krick occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Krick's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Krick. A less common occupation for the Krick family was Farm Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Farm Laborer


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

Krick Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 14,000 census records available for the last name Krick. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Krick 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Krick. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Krick. For the veterans among your Krick ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Krick Life Expectancy

What is the average Krick lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Krick life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Krick in 1943 was 43, and 83 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Krick ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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