Tick Family History

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Tick Name Meaning

Respelling of Jewish Tyk, a metonymic occupational name or ornamental name from Polish tyk ‘ticking’ (textile; of a clock).

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

Similar surnames: Bick, Tock, Pick, Mick, Dick, Vick, Tuck, Lick, Hick, Nick

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Tick Family Origin

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Tick Family Occupations

What did your Tick ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Tick family was Clerkimann. Farmer, Brick Manufactuer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tick. The most common Tick occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Tick's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Brick Manufactuer

  • Carpenter

  • Clerkimann


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Tick Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Tick. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tick 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 Tick. 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 935 military records available for the last name Tick. For the veterans among your Tick ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tick Life Expectancy

What is the average Tick lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Tick life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Tick in 1956 was 56, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tick

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tick 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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