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Winnick Name Meaning

English: habitational name for someone from a place called Winwick, for example in Northamptonshire or Cambridgeshire, both of which are named from the Old English personal name Wina + wic ‘outlying dairy farm or settlement’. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic; Winnik): occupational name for a wine seller, from Polish wino ‘wine’ + the agent suffix -nik.

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


Similar surnames: Winnicki, Lipnick, Fenwick, Wernick, Mitnick, Lennick, Sinicki

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Winnick Family Origin

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Winnick Family Occupations

What did your Winnick ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Winnick. A less common occupation for the Winnick family was Tailor. The most common Winnick occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 33% of Winnick's were Carpenters.

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  • Carpenter

    33%
  • Keeping House

    33%
  • Tailor

    33%

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

Winnick Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Winnick Life Expectancy

What is the average Winnick lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Winnick life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Winnick in 1951 was 49, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Winnick

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Winnick 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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