Vick Family History

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Vick Name Meaning

English: nickname or metonymic occupational name, from Anglo-Norman French l’eveske ‘the bishop’, which was wrongly taken for le vesk. This in turn became Vesk, and later Veck or Vick. North German: variant of Fick.

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


Similar surnames: Pick, Dick, Mick, Fick, Bick, Kick, Hick, Tick, Eick, Rick

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Vick Family Origin

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Vick Family Occupations

What did your Vick ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Vick family was Keeping House. The most common Vick occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Vick's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Vick.

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Keeping House

    4%

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

Vick Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Vick. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Vick 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Vick. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Vick. For the veterans among your Vick ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Vick Life Expectancy

What is the average Vick lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Vick life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Vick in 1940 was 32, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Vick

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Vick 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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