Zwicky Family History

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Zwicky Name Meaning

Swiss German: variant of Zwick.

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


Similar surnames: Zwack, Zwick, Zwicker, Swick, Wicke, Wicka, Micke, Zirk, Klick, Urick

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Zwicky Family Origin

Where is the Zwicky family from?

Zwicky Family Occupations

What did your Zwicky ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Bookseller and Cheese Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Zwicky. The most common Zwicky occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Zwicky's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Zwicky family was Dyer.

View Census data for Zwicky | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    42%
  • Bookseller

    8%
  • Cheese Maker

    8%
  • Dyer

    8%

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

Zwicky Historical Records

What Zwicky family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Zwicky. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Zwicky census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Zwicky

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Zwicky. 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 Zwicky. For the veterans among your Zwicky ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Zwicky Life Expectancy

What is the average Zwicky lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Zwicky life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Zwicky in 1958 was 80, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zwicky

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Zwicky 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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