History of your Surname
Get access to Hendrick family records.Start a free trial

Hendrick Family History

Hendrick Name Meaning

Dutch Scottish and English: from the personal name Hendrick (see Henry ).

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

Similar surnames: Henrick, Hendricks, Kendrick, Hendrickx, Hendrich, Headrick, Herrick

Search for a relative to learn more about your family history.

Hint: Try searching for a relative alive in 1940.

Black & white image of a young woman scientist

Where is the Hendrick family from?

You can see how Hendrick families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hendrick family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Hendrick families were found in USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 100 Hendrick families living in Ontario. This was about 53% of all the recorded Hendrick's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Hendrick families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Hendrick surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Hendrick ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the Canada named Hendrick. 64% of Hendrick men worked as a Farmer and 100% of Hendrick women worked as a Stenographer. .

View Census Data for Hendrick | Data not to scale

*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
  • Laborer
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations In 1921

  • Stenographer
Black & white image of two construction labourers

What Hendrick family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 73,000 census records available for the last name Hendrick. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hendrick census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search Canadian census records for Hendrick

Passenger Lists

There are 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Hendrick. 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.

View all Hendrick immigration records

Draft Cards

There are 11,000 military records available for the last name Hendrick. For the veterans among your Hendrick ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Hendrick military records

You've only scratched the surface of Hendrick family history

Discover More

What is the average Hendrick lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Hendrick life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Hendrick in 1947 was 43, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hendrick

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in the Hendrick family tree

Explore Your Tree

Browse profiles of historical people with the Hendrick last name

Search for another surname
Enter last name/surname
Start a 14-Day Free Trial