Cwik Family History

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Cwik Name Meaning

Polish (Cwik): from cwik ‘game bird’, hence a nickname for someone thought to resemble a bird in some way, or from the same word in the sense ‘experienced man’. Polish: nickname for an imbecile, from a variant of cwiek ‘hobnail’.

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

Similar surnames: Wilk, Chick, Cain, Zwick, Cwikla, Wik, Coin, Ciak, Leik, Chi

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Cwik Family Origin

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Cwik Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Cwik occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Cwik's were Farmers. Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Cwik.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer


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Cwik Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Cwik. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cwik 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 547 immigration records available for the last name Cwik. 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 Card

There are 633 military records available for the last name Cwik. For the veterans among your Cwik ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cwik Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Cwik life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Cwik in 1958 was 39, and 75 in 2004.

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