Rick Family History

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Rick Name Meaning

English: variant of Rich 2. German: from a short form of any of the Germanic personal names formed with ric ‘power(ful)’.

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


Similar surnames: Rich, Wick, Dick, Hick, Sick, Rock, Rieck, Lick, Fick, Nick

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Rick Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Rick name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Rick. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales

    38%

  • Germanic Europe

    19%

  • Ireland & Scotland

    14%

  • Eastern Europe & Russia

    7%

  • Sweden

    4%

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Rick Family Origin

Where is the Rick family from?

Rick Family Occupations

What did your Rick ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rick. A less common occupation for the Rick family was Farm Laborer. The most common Rick occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Rick's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

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

Rick Historical Records

What Rick family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 49,000 census records available for the last name Rick. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rick 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Rick. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Rick. For the veterans among your Rick ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rick Life Expectancy

What is the average Rick lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Rick life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Rick in 1952 was 60, and 73 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rick 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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