Fosdick Family History

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Fosdick Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Lincolnshire, so called from the genitive case of the Old English byname Fot, meaning ‘foot’ (or the Old Norse cognate Fótr), + Old English dic ‘ditch’, ‘dike’ (see Ditch).

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


Similar surnames: Goswick, Elswick, Norrick, Nordick, Novick, Farwick, Frick, Bostwick

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Fosdick Family Origin

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Fosdick Family Occupations

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  • Block Cutter (Type)

    9%
  • Boilermaker

    9%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Coal Merchant

    9%

In 1881, the most common Fosdick occupation in the UK was Block Cutter (Type). 9% of Fosdick's were Block Cutter (Type)s. A less common occupation for the Fosdick family was Coal Merchant. Block Cutter (Type), Boilermaker and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fosdick.

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Fosdick Historical Records

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Fosdick Life Expectancy

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