Dyk Name Meaning

Dutch: variant spelling of Dyck. Czech: from a short form of the personal name Benedikt (see Benedict).

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

Similar surnames: Dyke, Dye, Mak, Dom, Duke, Luk, Aye, Dey, Bok, Byl

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Dyk Family Origin

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Dyk Family Occupations

What did your Dyk ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Dyk family was Laborer. Farmer, Carpenter and House Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dyk. The most common Dyk occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Dyk's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • House Keeper

  • Laborer


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Dyk Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Dyk. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dyk 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

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Dyk. For the veterans among your Dyk ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dyk Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Dyk life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Dyk in 1963 was 85, and 83 in 2004.

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