The Schick surname is derived from the Middle High German word "schick" meaning "proper, fitting, skillfull." It was most likely originally a
for a proper and courteous person, which then became a surname in the era that surnames first began to be used.
The surname Schick was first found in the Rhine valley. Early records include Albrecht Schiko, a citizen of Koeln (Cologne) in the year 1150, as well as Herman Schicke, who was a knight near Frankfurt in 1244.
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