Schick Family History

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Schick Name Meaning

German: nickname for a well-mannered and experienced person, from Middle High German schic ‘orderly’, ‘skillful’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): of uncertain origin; perhaps from a pet form of the Yiddish personal name Shimen ‘Simon’, but compare Sik.

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

Similar surnames: Schlick, Scheck, Schnick, Schack, Schrick, Schieck, Schink, Schmick

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Schick Family Origin

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Schick Family Occupations

What did your Schick ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Advertising Clerk, Caterer and Cork Turner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schick. The most common Schick occupation in the UK was Advertising Clerk. 25% of Schick's were Advertising Clerks. A less common occupation for the Schick family was Solicitors General Clerk (Law).

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  • Advertising Clerk

  • Caterer

  • Cork Turner

  • Solicitors General Clerk (Law)


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

Schick Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 34,000 census records available for the last name Schick. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schick 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 8,000 immigration records available for the last name Schick. 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 11,000 military records available for the last name Schick. For the veterans among your Schick ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schick Life Expectancy

What is the average Schick lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Schick life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Schick in 1941 was 48, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schick

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schick 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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