Messick Family History

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Messick Name Meaning

Probably an altered form of French Messac, a habitational name from any of several places with this name, named in Gallo-Roman times as the estate of someone called Mettius.

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


Similar surnames: Merrick, Tessin, Eslick, Beswick, Messina, Mesich, Musick, Mossing

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Messick Family Origin

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Messick Family Occupations

What did your Messick ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Messick. A less common occupation for the Messick family was Laborer. The most common Messick occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Messick's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Laborer

    4%

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Messick Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Messick ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Messick Life Expectancy

What is the average Messick lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, Messick life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Messick in 1946 was 44, and 74 in 2004.

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