Silick Family History

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Silick Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Slick, Blick, Bulick, Slack, Milich, Ellick, Dimick, Schlick, Senick

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Silick Family Origin

Where is the Silick family from?

Silick Family Occupations

What did your Silick ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Silick occupation in the USA was Carriage Painter. 33% of Silick's were Carriage Painters. Carriage Painter and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Silick. A less common occupation for the Silick family was Servant.

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  • Carriage Painter

  • Laborer

  • Servant


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

Silick Historical Records

What Silick family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 205 census records available for the last name Silick. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Silick 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 16 immigration records available for the last name Silick. 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 17 military records available for the last name Silick. For the veterans among your Silick ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Silick Life Expectancy

What is the average Silick lifespan?

Between 1969 and 1979, in the United States, Silick life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Silick in 1969 was 89, and 75 in 1979.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Silick

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Silick 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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