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Musick Family History

Musick Name Meaning

metonymic occupational name for a musician, from Middle Dutch musike ‘music’. Altered form of Muschick (an eastern German name of Slavic origin), or Czech Muzik.

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


Similar surnames: Music, Busick, Durick, Munck, Dudick, Bulick, Zulick, Musch, Minick

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Where is the Musick family from?

You can see how Musick families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Musick family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Musick families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 18 Musick families living in Missouri. This was about 37% of all the recorded Musick's in the USA. Missouri had the highest population of Musick families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Musick surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Musick ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Musick. 27% of Musick men worked as a Farmer and 16% of Musick women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Musick were Salesman and Teacher.

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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.

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    27%
  • Laborer
    20%
  • Miner
    4%
  • Salesman
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    16%
  • Waitress
    11%
  • Seamstress
    10%
  • Teacher
    7%
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Census Records

There are 16,000 census records available for the last name Musick. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Musick 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 771 immigration records available for the last name Musick. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Musick. For the veterans among your Musick ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Musick lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Musick life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Musick in 1945 was 32, and 74 in 2004.

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