Winnick Family History

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Winnick Name Meaning

English: habitational name for someone from a place called Winwick, for example in Northamptonshire or Cambridgeshire, both of which are named from the Old English personal name Wina + wic ‘outlying dairy farm or settlement’. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic; Winnik): occupational name for a wine seller, from Polish wino ‘wine’ + the agent suffix -nik.

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


Similar surnames: Winnicki, Lipnick, Fenwick, Wernick, Mitnick, Lennick, Sinicki

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Winnick Family Origin

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Winnick Family Occupations

What did your Winnick ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Fat bone Collector and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Winnick. 23% of Winnick men worked as a Fat bone Collector and 46% of Winnick women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Winnick were Heavy Clothing Machinist and Housekeeper In Service

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Fat bone Collector
    23%
  • Clerk Electrical Apprentice
    12%
  • Electrician Wireman
    12%
  • Heavy Clothing Machinist
    12%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    46%
  • Book Keeper Typist Furnishing
    10%
  • Dressmaking Gown Desig
    10%
  • Housekeeper In Service
    10%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Winnick Historical Records

What Winnick family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Winnick. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Winnick census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Winnick

Passenger List

There are 683 immigration records available for the last name Winnick. 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 472 military records available for the last name Winnick. For the veterans among your Winnick ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Winnick Life Expectancy

What is the average Winnick lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Winnick life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Winnick in 1951 was 49, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Winnick

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Winnick 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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