Messick Family History

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Messick Name Meaning

Probably an altered form of French Messac, a habitational name from any of several places with this name, named in Gallo-Roman times as the estate of someone called Mettius.

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


Similar surnames: Merrick, Tessin, Eslick, Beswick, Messina, Mesich, Musick, Mossing

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Messick Family Origin

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Messick Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Laborer

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Messick family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Messick. The most common Messick occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Messick's were Farmers.

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Messick Historical Records

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Messick Life Expectancy

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