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Novick Surname Meaning

Americanized form of Polish and Jewish Nowik or Novik and in some cases also of Serbian and Croatian Nović (see Novich ) both denoting a newcomer to a place.

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

Similar surnames: Novik, Lovick, Nowicki, Novak, Nordick, Levick, Novack, Nick, Homick

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Where is the Novick family from?

You can see how Novick families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Novick family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Novick families were found in USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 2 Novick families living in Ontario. This was about 50% of all the recorded Novick's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Novick families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Novick surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Novick ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Labourer was the top reported job for people in the Canada named Novick. 100% of Novick men worked as a Labourer. .

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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

  • Labourer
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Census Records

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Novick. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Novick 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Novick. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Novick. For the veterans among your Novick ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Novick lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Novick life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Novick in 1951 was 38, and 80 in 2004.

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