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Reick Family History

Reick Name Meaning

from a medieval personal name, a short form of Richard, or less commonly of some other compound name with this first element. habitational name from a place so named near Dresden.

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


Similar surnames: Heick, Rock, Reich, Reck, Reeck, Weick, Reiff, Rick, Redick, Reil

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Where is the Reick family from?

You can see how Reick families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Reick family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Reick families were found in USA in 1920. In 1840 there was 1 Reick family living in Pennsylvania. This was 100% of all the recorded Reick's in USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Reick families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Reick surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Reick ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Reick. 17% of Reick men worked as a Farmer and 18% of Reick women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Reick were Salesman and Maid. .

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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

  • Farmer
    17%
  • Laborer
    15%
  • Clerk
    9%
  • Salesman
    8%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housewife
    18%
  • Stenographer
    16%
  • Clerk
    14%
  • Maid
    12%
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Census Records

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Reick. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Reick 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 972 immigration records available for the last name Reick. 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 849 military records available for the last name Reick. For the veterans among your Reick ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Reick lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Reick life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Reick in 1956 was 54, and 72 in 2004.

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