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Smithwick Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Smethwick in the West Midlands, or a lost Smithwick in the parish of Southover, Sussex (last recorded in 1608). Smethwick is named with the genitive plural of Old English smiþ ‘smith’ + wic (see Wick). The surname has been established in southern Ireland since the 17th century.

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


Similar surnames: Southwick, Borthwick, Fishwick, Sedgwick, Smitha, Smith, Strudwick

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Smithwick Family Origin

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Smithwick Family Occupations

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  • Chaplain To Peer (Ch Of England

    17%
  • Clerk In Holy Orders

    17%
  • Labourer In Limestone Quary

    17%
  • Railway Platelayer

    17%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Smithwick family was Railway Platelayer. The most common Smithwick occupation in the UK was Chaplain To Peer (Ch Of England. 17% of Smithwick's were Chaplain To Peer (Ch Of Englands. Chaplain To Peer (Ch Of England, Clerk In Holy Orders and Labourer In Limestone Quary were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Smithwick.

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