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Where did the German Vick family come from? What is the German Vick family crest and coat of arms? When did the Vick family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Vick family history?The Vick surname is a Frisian cognate of the name Frederick, which is derived from the Germanic personal name, composed of "fred" or "peace" and "ric" or "power."
Spelling variations of this family name include: Vick, de Vick, Vicq, Fick, Feck, Fecke, Fedde, Feddema, Feddercke and many more.
First found in Bavaria, where the name was closely identified in early mediaeval times with the feudal society which would become prominent throughout European history. The name would later emerge as a noble family with great influence, having many distinguished branches, and become noted for its involvement in social, economic and political affairs.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Vick research. Another 146 words(10 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Vick History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 20 words(1 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Vick Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Vick Settlers in the United States in the 17th Century
Vick Settlers in the United States in the 19th Century
The Vick Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Vick Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.
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