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Mick Family History

Mick Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: metonymic occupational name from Middle Low German and Middle Dutch micke ‘(wheat or rye) bread’. German (Saxon): from a short form of the Slavic personal name Mikolaj, a form of Nicholas. German (northern and central): from a byname related to Middle Low German micke ‘forked stick’. Irish: reputedly a surname taken to County Limerick from the Rhine Palatinate in the 18th century.

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

Similar surnames: Dick, Bick, Pick, Mock, Mink, Hick, Mack, Wick, Milk, Rock

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Where is the Mick family from?

You can see how Mick families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mick family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Mick families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1840 there were 13 Mick families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 33% of all the recorded Mick's in the USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Mick families in 1840.
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What did your Mick ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Mick. 21% of Mick men worked as a Laborer and 10% of Mick women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mick were Truck Driver and Clerk.

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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
  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Truck Driver

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
  • Housework
  • Housewife
  • Clerk
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Census Records

There are 26,000 census records available for the last name Mick. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mick census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Mick. 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 Cards

There are 4,000 military records available for the last name Mick. For the veterans among your Mick ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Mick lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Mick life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Mick in 1947 was 47, and 76 in 2004.

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