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Urick Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Urich; this is found as a Scottish name, but it may also be a respelling of the German surname.

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


Similar surnames: Urich, Brick, Durick, Zurick, Arick, Unick, Crick, Rick, Krick, Erick

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Where is the Urick family from?

You can see how Urick families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Urick family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Urick families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1840 there were 2 Urick families living in Ohio. This was about 50% of all the recorded Urick's in the USA. Ohio had the highest population of Urick families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Urick surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Urick ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Urick. 24% of Urick men worked as a Laborer and 22% of Urick women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Urick were Clerk and House Wife.

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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

  • Laborer
    24%
  • Farmer
    20%
  • New Worker
    8%
  • Clerk
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    22%
  • Stenographer
    22%
  • New Worker
    14%
  • House Wife
    9%
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Census Records

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Urick. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Urick 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 378 immigration records available for the last name Urick. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Urick. For the veterans among your Urick ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Urick lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Urick life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Urick in 1959 was 45, and 78 in 2004.

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