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Chernick Name Meaning

Americanized form of Belorussian Ukrainian and Jewish Chernik or Czech and Slovak Černík Čiernik (see Cernik ). Americanized form of Slovenian Černic (see Cerni ) or Černič (see Chernich ).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Chesnick, Chernin, Cherniak, Czerniak, Charnock, Bernick, Cherny

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Where is the Chernick family from?

You can see how Chernick families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Chernick family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Chernick families were found in USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 7 Chernick families living in Manitoba. This was about 58% of all the recorded Chernick's in Canada. Manitoba had the highest population of Chernick families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Chernick surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Chernick ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the Canada named Chernick. 80% of Chernick men worked as a Farmer. .

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

Top Male Occupations In 1921

  • Farmer
  • Labourer
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Chernick. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Chernick census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 670 immigration records available for the last name Chernick. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 333 military records available for the last name Chernick. For the veterans among your Chernick ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Chernick lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Chernick life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Chernick in 1955 was 33, and 71 in 2004.

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