Tick Name Meaning

Respelling of Jewish Tyk, a metonymic occupational name or ornamental name from Polish tyk ‘ticking’ (textile; of a clock).

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


Similar surnames: Bick, Tock, Pick, Mick, Dick, Vick, Tuck, Lick, Hick, Nick

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Tick Family Origin

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Tick Family Occupations

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  • Retired Farmer

    33%
  • Sugar Baker

    33%
  • Tailoress

    33%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Tick family was Tailoress. Retired Farmer and Sugar Baker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Tick. The most common Tick occupation in the UK was Retired Farmer. 33% of Tick's were Retired Farmers.

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Tick Historical Records

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Tick Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Tick life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Tick in 1956 was 56, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tick

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