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Find more Nicolas 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 63 more people named Nicolas 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 849 people named Nicolas in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 7% more people named Nicolas in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 912 people named Nicolas were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 30% were children
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 30% of adults were unmarried
  • 58%, or 125 people, lived in homes they rented

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

  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • Most fathers originated from Greece
  • 297 were born in foreign countries
  • 103 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940