Fishwick Family History

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Fishwick Name Meaning

English (Lancashire): habitational name from a place in Lancashire, so named from Old English fisc ‘fish’ + wic ‘trading place’.

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

Similar surnames: Elswick, Beswick, Fenwick, Goswick, Smithwick, Fosdick, Harwick

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Fishwick Family Origin

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Fishwick Family Occupations

What did your Fishwick ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Fishwick. 4% of Fishwick men worked as a General Labourer and 54% of Fishwick women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Fishwick were Farmer and Household Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Colliery Hewer
  • Incapacitated
  • Farmer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Cotton Weaver
  • Domestic Duties Unpaid
  • Household Duties

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Fishwick Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 19,000 census records available for the last name Fishwick. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fishwick 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Fishwick. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, 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 Fishwick. For the veterans among your Fishwick ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fishwick Life Expectancy

What is the average Fishwick lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Fishwick life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Fishwick in 1956 was 50, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fishwick

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fishwick 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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