Remick Family History

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Remick Name Meaning

Variant of German Remig, a derivative of the medieval saint’s name Remigius (see Remy). Americanized spelling of Slovenian Remic, nickname from the dialectal bird name remec ‘penduline tit’ (Latin Parus pendulinus).

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

Similar surnames: Dimick, Redick, Remis, Demick, Reick, Renick, Remmick, Rebich, Derick

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Remick Family Origin

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Remick Family Occupations

What did your Remick ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Remick. The most common Remick occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Remick's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Remick family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter

  • Laborer


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

Remick Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Remick. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Remick 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Remick. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Remick. For the veterans among your Remick ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Remick Life Expectancy

What is the average Remick lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Remick life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Remick in 1947 was 39, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Remick

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Remick 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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