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Smithwick Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Smethwick in the West Midlands, or a lost Smithwick in the parish of Southover, Sussex (last recorded in 1608). Smethwick is named with the genitive plural of Old English smiþ ‘smith’ + wic (see Wick). The surname has been established in southern Ireland since the 17th century.

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

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Smithwick Family Origin

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Smithwick Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    59%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Keeping House

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Smithwick family was Keeping House. Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Smithwick. The most common Smithwick occupation in the USA was Farmer. 59% of Smithwick's were Farmers.

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Smithwick Life Expectancy

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