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Tetrick Family History

Tetrick Surname Meaning

Americanized form of German Diedrich or Dietrich or of some other similar (like-sounding) surname. Compare Tidrick .

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


Similar surnames: Tedrick, Dedrick, Detrick, Derick, Derrick, Westrick, Hetrick

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Where is the Tetrick family from?

You can see how Tetrick families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Tetrick family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Tetrick families were found in USA in 1880. In 1891 there were 4 Tetrick families living in Gloucestershire. This was 100% of all the recorded Tetrick's in United Kingdom. Gloucestershire had the highest population of Tetrick families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Tetrick surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Tetrick ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Tetrick. 24% of Tetrick men worked as a Farmer and 46% of Tetrick women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Tetrick 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
    24%
  • Laborer
    16%
  • Miner
    12%
  • Salesman
    6%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housewife
    46%
  • Housekeeper
    37%
  • Teacher
    19%
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Census Records

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Tetrick. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tetrick 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 123 immigration records available for the last name Tetrick. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 934 military records available for the last name Tetrick. For the veterans among your Tetrick ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Tetrick lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Tetrick life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Tetrick in 1947 was 25, and 85 in 2004.

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