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Levick Name Meaning

English: nickname from Anglo-Norman French l’eveske ‘the bishop’ (see Bishop). English: from the Middle English personal name Lefeke, Old English Leofeca, a derivative of Leofa (see Leaf). Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): from Yiddish Leyvik, a pet form of the personal name Leyvi, itself a pet form of the Biblical name Levi (see Levy).

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


Similar surnames: Lovick, Levin, Levins, Levis, Leick, Lick, Feick, Reick, Senick

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Where is the Levick family from?

You can see how Levick families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Levick family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Levick families were found in the UK in 1891. In 1840 there were 5 Levick families living in New Jersey. This was about 42% of all the recorded Levick's in the USA. New Jersey had the highest population of Levick families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Levick surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Levick ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Levick. 25% of Levick men worked as a Salesman and 20% of Levick women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Levick were Proprietor and Stenographer.

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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

  • Salesman
    25%
  • Laborer
    17%
  • Farmer
    11%
  • Proprietor
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
    20%
  • Housewife
    15%
  • Saleslady
    10%
  • Stenographer
    10%
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Levick. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Levick. For the veterans among your Levick ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Levick lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Levick life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Levick in 1959 was 39, and 72 in 2004.

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