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Find more Nichell relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 256 more people named Nichell in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

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What if you had a window into the history of your family? With historical records, you do. From home life to career, records help bring your relatives' experiences into focus. There were 53 people named Nichell in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 483% more people named Nichell in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 309 people named Nichell were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 8 weeks of vacation a year
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 85
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 9 were disabled

Learn where they came from and where they went.

As Nichell families continued to grow, they left more tracks on the map:

  • Most immigrants originated from Scotland
  • 6% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Oklahoma
  • 2 were born in foreign countries