Sherick Family History

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Sherick Name Meaning

English: variant of Sharrock. Americanized form of German Scherich, a variant of Scheurich.

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

Similar surnames: Sharick, Sherrick, Shedrick, Herwick, Derick, Scherich, Shuck, Sherin

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Sherick Family Origin

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Sherick Family Occupations

What did your Sherick ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Sherick occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Sherick's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Keeps House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sherick. A less common occupation for the Sherick family was B. Book Binder.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Keeps House

  • B. Book Binder


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

Sherick Historical Records

What Sherick family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sherick. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sherick 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 224 immigration records available for the last name Sherick. 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 498 military records available for the last name Sherick. For the veterans among your Sherick ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sherick Life Expectancy

What is the average Sherick lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Sherick life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Sherick in 1950 was 23, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sherick

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sherick 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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