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Sick Family History

Sick Name Meaning

from a medieval personal name, a short form of any of the various Germanic personal names formed with sigi ‘victory’ as the first element. variant of Sieck.

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


Similar surnames: Sica, Wick, Hick, Sik, Rick, Dick, Lick, Sack, Nick, Fick

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Where is the Sick family from?

You can see how Sick families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Sick family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Sick families were found in USA in 1920. In 1840 there were 2 Sick families living in Arkansas. This was about 25% of all the recorded Sick's in USA. Arkansas and 2 other states had the highest population of Sick families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Sick surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Sick ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Sick. 22% of Sick men worked as a Farmer and 9% of Sick women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sick were Salesman and Nurse. .

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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
    22%
  • Laborer
    19%
  • Truck Driver
    6%
  • Salesman
    6%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housekeeper
    9%
  • Stenographer
    7%
  • Housework
    7%
  • Nurse
    6%
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What Sick family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Sick. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sick 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Sick. 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 9,000 military records available for the last name Sick. For the veterans among your Sick ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Sick lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Sick life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Sick in 1957 was 50, and 72 in 2004.

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