Melick Family History

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Melick Name Meaning

Dutch ((van) Melick): habitational name from Melick in Dutch Limburg.

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


Similar surnames: Mellick, Mick, Milici, Meling, Merica, Malicki, Leick, Bulick, Malick

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Melick Family Origin

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Melick Family Occupations

What did your Melick ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Melick occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Melick's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Melick family was Saloon Keeper. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Melick.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Saloon Keeper

    2%

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

Melick Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Melick. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Melick 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Melick. 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 Melick. For the veterans among your Melick ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Melick Life Expectancy

What is the average Melick lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Melick life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Melick in 1954 was 49, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Melick

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Melick 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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