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Lovick Name Meaning

English (Norfolk): from the Middle English personal name Loveke, Old English Lufeca, a derivative of Lufa (see Love 1), or Leofeca, a derivative of Leofa (see Leaf 2). English: perhaps a habitational name from places in Cumbria and Northumberland called Lowick, or Lowich in Northamptonshire. The first is from Old Norse lauf ‘leaf’ + vík ‘creek’; the second is from the river name Low (possibly from Old English luh ‘pool’) + Old English wic ‘dairy farm’, ‘dwelling’; and the third from an unattested Old English personal name, Luffa, or Luhha + wic. Probably a respelling of Lovik.

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


Similar surnames: Levick, Howick, Cowick, Novick, Loving, Lovik, Lodwick, Novik, Honick

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Where is the Lovick family from?

You can see how Lovick families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Lovick family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Lovick families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1840 there were 6 Lovick families living in North Carolina. This was about 75% of all the recorded Lovick's in USA. North Carolina had the highest population of Lovick families in 1840.
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What did your Lovick ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Saleswoman were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Lovick. 35% of Lovick men worked as a Laborer and 100% of Lovick women worked as a Saleswoman. .

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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
    35%
  • Farmer
    20%
  • Farm Laborer
    14%
  • Machinist
    6%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Saleswoman
    100%
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Passenger Lists

There are 561 immigration records available for the last name Lovick. 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 Lovick. For the veterans among your Lovick ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Lovick lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Lovick life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Lovick in 1955 was 26, and 79 in 2004.

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